Prolific Buxton shoplifter jailed

Kevin Wakefield.
Kevin Wakefield.

A prolific Buxton shoplifter has been jailed for five months after stealing from a number of the town's stores.

Kevin Wakefield was sentenced to 20 weeks in prison after pleading guilty to a number of charges of theft as well as possession of amphetamine.

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Wakefield, of Fairfield Road, committed his offences at WHSmith, Boots, Iceland and Waitrose during July, August and October.

He was jailed for his offences at Chesterfield magistrates' court on October 2.

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