Driving ban for stealing red diesel

A MAN who stole five drums of red diesel has been given a six-month conditional discharge and was banned from driving for 12 weeks, Lincoln Magistrates’ Court was told.

Anthony Saunders, 65, from Pelham Road, Claxby, admitted stealing the red diesel from Peter Appleyard in Holton-Le-Moor on December 8, 2011.

Saunders is appealing the driving ban at Lincoln Crown Court.