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Trial for takeaway food theft accused

Published: 19 Sep 2012 17:02

A 42-year-old man accused of stealing three bags of food from a Chinese take-away has elected for trial before a Crown Court judge and jury.

Thomas McCaffrey has elected to be returned for trial.

Thomas McCaffrey, of Cornagrade Road, Enniskillen, appeared at Fermanagh Court charged with the burglary of the Hong Kong Chinese take-away at Belmore Street in Enniskillen. It is alleged that on April 13, he entered the kitchen area of the take-away and stole three bags of food.

Asked if he wished to be tried before Fermanagh Court or a higher court, McCaffrey elected for trial before a judge and jury at the higher court.

The case was adjourned until October 8.

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