Man 'held door Kildare store door open for others to rob TVs'


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A man who allegedly held a supermarket door open for two others who left without paying for televisions, appeared before Naas District Court on September 8.

John Stokes, 26, of 6 Castlemeadows, Trim, is being prosecuted for alleged theft on September 23, 2020 at Lidl, Celbridge Road, Clane.

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Sgt Jim Kelly said it will be claimed that the defendant and two others entered the store and he held the door open for the others to leave with two televisions.

Sgt Kelly said that the property was not recovered.

He also said there was no allegation of violence.

Judge Desmond Zaidan adjourned the matter to January 26.

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