Westquarter alcohol thief put to work for his crime

The grandmother claims she was refused service 'because she was Scottish'. Picture: Phil Wilkinson/TSPL
The grandmother claims she was refused service 'because she was Scottish'. Picture: Phil Wilkinson/TSPL

A 39-year-old stole a quantity of alcohol from Tesco in Falkirk Central Retail Park.

Appearing from custody at Falkirk Sheriff Court last Thursday, Bobby Aitken, 52 Langton Road, Westquarter, admitted the theft he committed on June 18.

He was on a community payback order with the condition he complete 64 hours unpaid work within three months.