Burglar returns stolen goods to owner after failing to sell them

23 June 2020
67 Views

A burglary victim was startled after catching a thief in her kitchen – returning items he had taken but could not sell.

Wayne Harrington, 30, had earlier raided the terrace house in Fenton, Staffs, and got away with a hail of goods while it was undergoing renovation.

But when he realised a number of them had little resale value, he decided to take them back rather than dispose of them himself.

By complete coincidence, his return visit on April 8 coincided with the arrival of the householder, who normally only spent part of her time there.

At that point, a neighbour arrived to assist the householder. She happened to recognise Harrington.

Police followed the trail to a different address in Fenton. The 30-year-old defendant was at the premises and so were a number of the other stolen goods. They included some chairs, hair clippers, a mirror and a laptop shield.

Source: dailymail.co.uk

You may be interested

Alternate Foreign Minister Varvitsiotis: Significant tension between Greece and Turkey if Hagia Sophia turned into Mosque
GREECE
shares42 views
GREECE
shares42 views

Alternate Foreign Minister Varvitsiotis: Significant tension between Greece and Turkey if Hagia Sophia turned into Mosque

Panos - Jul 03, 2020

Α possible Turkish government’s decision turning Hagia Sophia into a mosque would signal a significant tension in the Greek-Turkish relations…

Greece: E-governance Min. Pierrakakis outlines digitization progress at online e-conference
GREECE
shares44 views
GREECE
shares44 views

Greece: E-governance Min. Pierrakakis outlines digitization progress at online e-conference

Panos - Jul 03, 2020

Digital Governance Minister Kyriakos Pierrakakis outlined the key steps so far taken under the government’s digital transformation policy, while speaking…

GREECE
shares48 views

Incoming flight passengers total 21.000 at Athens International on reopening day of all Greek airports

Panos - Jul 03, 2020

Some 21,100 passengers and 55 international flights arrived at Athens International Airport on July 1, the first day of the…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.