A “prolific” Goole burglar has been put behind bars for over three years.
Dean Pugh, appeared at Grimsby Crown Court on Wednesday, September 29, after being charged with burglary.
Pugh was arrested in May after entering the home of an elderly disabled woman in Goole and burgling the room in which she was sleeping.
He pleaded guilty to the offence and has been sentenced to three years and seven months in jail.
Detective Sergeant St.Paul said: “I am pleased that Mr Pugh has been brought to justice for this callous and despicable crime. He is a prolific offender and who was becoming notorious in the Goole area.
“It’s important to us that our communities feel safe and we are committed to taking offenders off the streets.”
Prolific Goole burglar, Dean Pugh has been put behind bars. (07-10-57 SU)