Went for tea-bags and stole nails

A PORTLAOISE woman who stole goods due to “a lack of concentration” has been put on probation.

A PORTLAOISE woman who stole goods due to “a lack of concentration” has been put on probation.

Defence said that Annmarie Foley, 11 Greenmill Lane, had gone to Dunnes Stores, Mountmellick Road, Portlaoise, on May 1, to get tea-bags, but ended up stealing a packet of nails worth €7.99.

The matter was put back to July 18 for a probation report.