Eastbourne woman guilty to shoplifting from Primark and stealing from a hospice shop volunteer
An Eastbourne woman has been sentenced for shoplifting and stealing a handbag belonging to a hospice shop volunteer according to a court document Kelly Pragnell, 34, of Park Avenue, Eastbourne, indicated a plea of guilty to stealing make-up items worth £53.50 from Primark at the Beacon shopping centre, Eastbourne, on April 4.
She also indicated a plea of guilty to being in possession of a quantity of cannabis on the same date. She also pleaded guilty to entering the staff area of the St Peter and St James Hospice charity shop, in Uckfield, as a trespasser, on February 28 and stealing a handbag and its contents valued at £40.
The court made a community order with a drug rehabilitation order. She was also given a one year conditional discharge and ordered to pay £150 compensation.