Jailed for stealing £150 in make-up

A 19-years-old Creggan man has been jailed after appearing in court to face separate charges of using counterfeit money and shoplifting.

Wednesday, 8th March 2017, 11:58 am
Updated Friday, 24th March 2017, 10:51 am

Aaron Fitzpatrick, of Iniscarn Crescent, was convicted of trying to pass two £20 notes in Strabane on May 1, 2015, and of stealing £90 worth of make-up from Boots and £61 worth of make-up from Superdrug in Derry on December 14 last.

District Judge McElholm sentenced Fitzpatrick to nine months imprisonment, lamenting at the fact he had “kept offending over and over and over.”