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Nelson thief 'off heroin'
2:18pm Wednesday 23rd January 2013 in Pendle
A FORMER heroin addict who went shoplifting had no intention of striking again, a court heard.
Burnley magistrates were told that Raimonda Lapinskaite, 23, was on a drug rehabilitation programme and had now been off heroin for some months.
The defendant, of Every Street, Nelson, admitted theft of baby milk and cat food, worth £22.49, from Morrisons, on January 18.
She was given a 12-month conditional discharge, with a £15 victim surcharge.