Scooter thief jailed

Calderdale Magistrates Court.
Calderdale Magistrates Court.

A man has been jailed for 18 weeks for stealing two scooters from Motorworld.

Stephen Hill-Hands, 40, appeared before Calderdale Magistrates this morning (Monday).

He admitted theft of two children’s scooters from the store on Charles Street on 13 December.

The court heard how he smashed a window at around 8pm that evening before leaving with the scooters, valued at £109.99 each.

Hill-Hands, of no fixed abode, was jailed for 18 months.