January 30, 2012 11.18 am This story is over 123 months old

Man charged after Lincoln fuel theft

Petrol pincher: A Lincoln man has been charged with stealing petrol from a city service station last November.

Lincolnshire Police have charged a man from Lincoln after the theft of fuel from a city petrol station.

Police charged Thomas Adam Cleaver (20) of Moorland Avenue with driving off without paying for £45.59 worth of petrol from Wragby Road Service Station on November 2, 2011.

In addition, he is charged with theft from a motor vehicle and handling stolen goods after a car’s number plates were stolen in Lincoln on the same day.

Cleaver has been bailed and will appear at Lincoln Magistrates Court on February 21.

Anyone with information on theft crimes should call Lincolnshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Source: Lincolnshire Police | Photo: Rama