Shoplifter left hospital to steal beer

Blackpool Victoria Hospital
Blackpool Victoria Hospital
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A man discharged himself from hospital and then went shoplifting for beer.

Kieron Hampson, 23, of Central Drive, Blackpool, admitted stealing a box of Coors beer valued at £10.

The offence happened at the Co-op on Central Drive on June 22.

He was given a 12 months conditional discharge and ordered to pay £15 victims’ surcharge by.

Hampson said he had been to hospital with a head injury, but discharged himself while still intoxicated and decided to steal alcohol.

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