Bri­tain’s most pro­lific thief’s done it again

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from jail on Mon­day with £8.16, a travel war­rant, but no ac­com­mo­da­tion. “He’s now more a so­cial nui­sance than any­thing else,” Mr Thomas said.

He re­vealed Archer had lost five stone and been di­ag­nosed with can­cer while in prison.

Court chair­man John Mor­timer said: “The breach of the anti-so­cial be­hav­iour or­der be­ing the sec­ond within a pe­riod of weeks, and the dis­grace­ful thefts of char­ity boxes and your ap­palling record of such thefts, leads us to be­lieve the of­fences are so se­ri­ous only cus­tody can be jus­ti­fied.”

He must pay the crim­i­nal courts charge of £180 and an £80 sur­charge on his re­lease from his latest sen­tence.

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