Selfie Incrimination

A burglar was sentenced to two years and eight months imprisonment in Sheffield Crown Court. He was caught due to a selfie taken on one of the victims’ phones! He put his own sim in the phone and took a mug shot which he unknowingly sent, via WhatsApp, to the victim’s work friends.

Ashley Keast (25) took a mobile phone, jewellery and a car from the couple’s house. Keast’s accomplice, Anthony Hunt (27), was sentenced to 18 months imprisonment.

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