Driver sentenced for swapping hire car parts for bits from his old banger

Leon Poultney
Title:   Mechanic working on car undercarriage, close-up Creative image #:  200157278-001 License type:  Royalty-free Photograph
Title: Mechanic working on car undercarriage, close-up Creative image #: 200157278-001 License type: Royalty-free Photograph


Alexander Keating, of Widnes, has been sentenced to 200 hours unpaid community service and ordered to pay over £2,000 in compensation after being found guilty of stealing parts from a hire car and replacing them with old, worn-out parts from his ageing car.