East Lancashire caravan thief sent to prison

A THIEF who stole a caravan and crashed on the M6 has been jailed.

Anthony Robert Clarke, 27, stole a Land Rover and the caravan from a Longridge farm on February 4.

But it became detached when he drove at speed and the car flipped over.

Clarke, of no fixed abode but who is from the Burnley area, ran from the scene near junction 31 at Samlesbury. He was picked up by police nearby on the A59.

Clarke admitted aggravated vehicle taking and theft of a caravan and was jailed for 17 months.

He was banned from driving for two years.

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11:04am Mon 17 Oct 11

QuarryGang78 says...

This caravan bandit has plenty of time on his hands to reflect on his holiday home heist.The owner of the car said he is glad its 'rover and done with'...
This caravan bandit has plenty of time on his hands to reflect on his holiday home heist.The owner of the car said he is glad its 'rover and done with'... QuarryGang78

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