A shoplifter from London has been fined after stealing £121.50 worth of chocolate and alcohol from a St Albans supermarket.

Abbi Fox was ordered to pay two £40 fines after appearing at Highbury Corner Magistrates' Court yesterday (Wednesday, May 8).

The Edmonton woman had stolen the goods from Sainsbury's on Wednesday, March 20, before failing to surrender to police or court bail at an appointed time on Tuesday, April 9, without a reasonable excuse.

Herts Advertiser: Highbury Corner Magistrates' Court.Highbury Corner Magistrates' Court. (Image: Google Maps)

The 24-year-old pleaded guilty to both offences.


Crimes can be reported to Hertfordshire police online at www.herts.police.uk/ro/report or by calling the police's non-emergency number 101.

Hertfordshire police's web chat function can be used by visiting herts.police.uk/contact.

Anonymous information can be given by contacting Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via crimestoppers-uk.org.