Burglar who broke into a Harborough town centre shop and stole hundreds of pounds worth of perfume is spared jail

He has been given an 18-week jail sentence, suspended for 12 months, after he targeted the Savers store on the town’s High Street

Friday, 12th November 2021, 10:01 am
Updated Friday, 12th November 2021, 10:02 am
Thomas Gaffney, 47, has been given an 18-week jail sentence, suspended for 12 months, after he targeted the Savers store on the town’s High Street.

A burglar has been spared a jail sentence after he broke into a town centre shop in Market Harborough and stole a haul of perfume worth £762.

Thomas Gaffney, 47, has been given an 18-week jail sentence, suspended for 12 months, after he targeted the Savers store on the town’s High Street.

Gaffney, from Corby, was also ordered to pay the shop £762 compensation after he plundered the store in the early hours of Friday September 17.

Gaffney admitted burgling Savers when he appeared at Leicester magistrates’ court.