Judge shows burglar some mercy

Oxford Mail: Sentence was deferred Sentence was deferred

A SERIAL burglar who stole two fold-up bikes during a break-in has been given one last chance by a judge.

Luke Newell, of Lake Road, admitted carrying out the burglary in Wytham Street on December 21 last year. The 39-year-old drug addict stole two Brompton bikes, two iPods, a laptop computer and five bottles of alcohol – in total worth £2,370.

Judge Ian Pringle said he would defer his sentence until August 1 to see if he could take this last chance to stop offending.

Related links

Comments (2)

Please log in to enable comment sorting

9:18am Sat 3 May 14

JanetJ says...

Or avoid being caught!
Or avoid being caught! JanetJ
  • Score: 4

11:45am Sat 3 May 14

HomerSimpsonDoh says...

How many 'last chances' is there? I always though last meant final, unless you commit crimes.
How many 'last chances' is there? I always though last meant final, unless you commit crimes. HomerSimpsonDoh
  • Score: 2

Comments are closed on this article.

click2find

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree