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Man only clothed in a bed sheet and boots ram raids supermarket gets 4 years sentence

A man who ram-raided a supermarket wearing only a sheet and a pair of his girlfriend's designer boots, was jailed for four years today.

David Ball, who turned 32 today, was arrested shortly after his buttocks were caught on CCTV cameras at the store, Birmingham Crown Court heard.

The drunken thief, who escaped with cigarettes from the Co-op branch in Balsall Common, near Solihull, stole his girlfriend's Renault Clio from her driveway to smash through the store's security shutters.

He was then caught on camera dashing through a gap he had created in the grille wearing "nothing more than a bed sheet and a pair of his girlfriend's Ugg boots", John Edwards, prosecuting, told the court.

Once in the shop, Ball broke into a cigarette machine, stealing around 1,500 of cigarettes, on top of the 10,000 damage he caused ram-raiding the shop.

In video shown to the court, he cou

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Added: May-16-2008 
By: beck64
Tags: stealing, ram-raid, supermarket, sheet, boots, cctv, caught, tape, cam, security, surveillance, court, sentence, butt, buttocks, cigarettes, thief, robber, 4 years, jail, prison, police, cops
Location: Solihull, Solihull, United Kingdom (UK/GB) (load item map)
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