A man caught stealing from a South Tyneside store has been hit with a hefty court bill.
Derun Ahmet snatched aftershave worth £46 from Asda, in Coronation Street, South Shields, on Saturday, July 4.
The 32-year-old admitted shop theft at South Tyneside Magistrates’ Court.
Ahmet, of Wuppertal Court, Jarrow, was given a six-month conditional discharge by magistrates.
He must also pay compensation of £46 to Asda as well as a criminal courts charge of £150, prosecution costs of £85 and a £15 victim surcharge.