Man kept stolen car stereo

A man who stole a car stereo after an argument with his ex-partner was given a community order.

Asam Bashir, 29, of Shalimar Street, Pellon, admitted theft from a motor vehicle during a hearing at Calderdale Magistrates’ Court.

His blood was found inside the car in Hanson Lane on June 2.

Magistrates heard how he still had the stereo hadn’t used or sold the stereo and still had it at home.

He was fined £140 and will do 50 hours unpaid work.