Colwyn Bay..Conditional discharge for Rhos-on-Sea man who stole from Store

I always wondered what this meant so here it is ...

Conditional discharge - the offender is released and the offence registered on their criminal record

No further action is taken unless they commit a further offence within a time decided by the court (no more than three years).

A MAN from Rhos-on-Sea has received a conditional discharge and is to pay costs after he was found guilty of theft from a shop in Colwyn Bay.

Stephen Price, 61, of Bryn Eglwys, was accused of stealing items worth £35.72 from Home Bargains on February 11.

He pleaded guilty at Llandudno Magistrates’ Court on May 25.

Mr Price was handed a two-year conditional discharge.

He is to repay the £35.72 in compensation, and must also pay £85 in costs to the Crown Prosecution Service and a £22 victim surcharge.

This made a total of £142.72, which he is to pay in fortnightly installments of £12 from May 31.

The court also made an application for deductions from Mr. Price’s benefits.

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