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Diesel Thief Used Firm's Card To Steal £3,000 Worth

Wednesday May 15 2013


Barnsley Magistrates' Court Barnsley Magistrates' Court


A COURIER used his firm's card to fraudulently take more than £3,000 of diesel, Barnsley Magistrates' Court was told.

Lynsay Steven Burgess, 24, of Kendray, took some of the fuel away in containers, said Chantel Lowery-Green, prosecuting.

She said Burgess's dishonesty came to light when his bosses noticed 'unauthorised activity' on the fuel payment card.

Burgess, who was not represented by a solicitor, said nothing when he was given the chance to put forward his side of the story.

He admitted fraud by false representation and the case was adjourned until May 2 for a pre-sentence report.

Burgess was granted unconditional bail.

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Reply Posted by les on Thursday May 16 2013 at 17:26
These are pointless things to have on a comment page.....he did it. gets done.
Cant deny it.hes a thief.
What can you comment about it.

Reply Posted by Bob on Monday May 20 2013 at 18:42
It's a news page. Some people actually just read it. Why the need to comment? And anyway, you managed to find something to comment about, didn't you?