Beef thief tagged by magistrates

A BEEF thief has been tagged by magistrates.

Nathan Welsh, 29, must stay at his home after committing the offence on February 17.

Under the ruling Mr Welsh must stay at his home between 8am and 6pm for four weeks after stealing an £11 joint from Sainsburys in Kings Street, Thorne.

Welsh, of Haynes Road, admitted shoplifting from the supermarket.