Prolific thief jailed for thieving thousands of pounds of goods from Boots

Zara Corwell - prolific thief!


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Story by Simon Evans 31st August 2020

Prolific thief Zara Corwell 30-year-old stole almost £3,500 of items from the same Derbyshire store.

Corwell from Malson Way, Newbold, stole goods from a Boots store in Chesterfield between February 3rd 2020 and March 3rd 2020.

She stole £300 worth of products on February 3rd then she returned the following day and stole more, the value of which was not revealed in court.

Corwell returned to the same Boots on February 29th 2020 and stole £2,204 of skin care items.

The court also heard that on March 1st  2020, she stole a further £200 of items then returned the next day to steal £729 of beauty products.

Corwell pleaded guilty to five counts of theft at Chesterfield Magistrates.

She also admitted to an offence that put her in breach of a suspended sentence for two earlier counts of theft where she twice targeted Aldi and stole more than £200 worth of goods. .

On the 28th August 2020 Chesterfield Magistrates sentenced Corwell to 42 weeks in prison for all of the offences, she was also ordered to pay a £122 victim surcharge.

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