Prolific Doncaster thief convicted of multiple shoplifting offences after targeting same shop

A prolific Doncaster thief who targeted the same shop has been convicted of multiple shoplifting offences.
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Shaun Fitzgerald, 55, of Broom Hill Drive, pleaded guilty to seven theft offences at Doncaster Magistrates' Court on Monday.

It comes after Fitzgerald raided the same Co-op store in Bessacarr, Doncaster, and plundered over £650 worth of goods in a six-month spree that started in May 2023, with his last offence recorded on 10 October.Fitzgerald was handed a 16-week prison sentence suspended for 12 months.