A 25-YEAR-OLD man who stole two bras and two pairs of knickers from Marks and Spencer told police they were a gift for his mother.

Arkadiusz Mrozik, of Holling Bridge Street, Blackburn, pleaded guilty to theft of property worth £75 and obstructing a police officer. He was fined £75 with £20 costs.

The court heard that when he was arrested Mrozik gave false details to the police.