Judge bans shoplifting mum and son from Cumbria for five years

Dawn King and Thomas Meher

A MUM and son have been banned from visiting Cumbria after teaming up to steal more than £1,000 worth of alcohol from Booths stores in the south of the county. Dawn King and Thomas David Meher visited three separate supermarkets on three different dates in mid-October, travelling from their Lancashire home in her mobility vehicle during a shoplifting spree described by a judge as "persistent and consistent"...