WOMAN FOUND GUILTY OF STEALING PREGNANCY TEST KIT

first_imgA 23 year old woman whose partner was in jail has pleaded guilty to stealing a pregnancy test kit from Tesco in Letterkenny.The current Letterkenny courthouse.Laura Ferguson appeared before Letterkenny District Court charged with shoplifting on December 22nd last. Ms Ferguson’s solicitor, Frank Dorrian, said she found herself in an emergency situation.“The nature of the item taken represented an emergency in her life. She was broke and she was fearful. Her boyfriend was in prison and she found herself in a dilemma,” he said.But Judge Paul Kelly asked why Ms Ferguson, of 26 Glencar Park, Letterkenny had not gone to her doctor.Mr Dorrian said it eventually turned out that the item taken turned out not to be necessary.He added that it was not just a grab of a cosmetic item from a story but that she needed clarification in her life.Judge Kelly also pointed out that Ms Ferguson, who has 14 previous convictions, committed the offence just four days after appearing in court on another charge.He adjourned the case until next week to hear from the probation officer.WOMAN FOUND GUILTY OF STEALING PREGNANCY TEST KIT was last modified: June 18th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:DONGALLAURA FERGUSONPREGNANCY TESTtescolast_img read more