Debenhams shoplifter is banned from The Moor in Sheffield

A serial thief who struck twice at a Debenhams store has been banned from shops on The Moor in Sheffield.

Saturday, 1st February 2020, 8:00 am
Updated Monday, 3rd February 2020, 6:12 pm

Craig Stuart Burgwin, aged 43, of Margate Drive, Pitsmoor, Sheffield, stole two coats from Debenhams in Sheffield and returned two days later to steal a Fred Perry t-shirt, according to a Sheffield Magistrates’ Court hearing.

Robert Coyne, prosecuting, told the court on January 30 that Burgwin stole coats from Debenhams on Boxing Day and two days later he stole a shirt.

Burgwin pleaded guilty to the two thefts and admitted breaching a conditional discharge which had been imposed previously for shoplifting.

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Mr Coyne added Burgwin is on bail and is banned from entering retail premises on The Moor.

Magistrates adjourned the case until March 11 to consider a probation report before sentencing.

Burgwin was released on conditional bail on the grounds he continues not to enter premises on The Moor.