Men fined for Martham boat theft

PUBLISHED: 13:45 10 December 2010

TWO men have been fined for stealing a £1,000 fishing boat from Martham boat dyke.

Keith Ashton, 49, of Tan Lane, Caister, and Leslie Flaxman, 41, of Somerton Road, Winterton, admitted theft at Norwich Crown Court yesterday.

The charge related to an incident which happened between May 19 and 27.

Ashton was fined £250 and ordered to pay total costs of £65 and Flaxman was fined £175 and ordered to pay costs of £30.

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