Burglar leaves note to say sorry

Sarah Coles
Man standing hand placed on wall at word sorry written on wall.
Man standing hand placed on wall at word sorry written on wall.

A teenage thief, who burgled his neighbour's house, left a message on his computer apologising for what he had done. However, the judge wasn't swayed, and 18-year-old Jacob Ali, from Quedgeley in Gloucester, was sentenced to 12 months in a young offender's institution.

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