Bill is understandably a guy who loves his gadgets and invests on them. He goes to the shop to buy a present as a birthday present o himself. He has been under the weather for some time now and as a precaution, he wraps up himself with his scarf as a means of protecting himself against the weather. He also dons his cap and sunglasses before he sets off for the shops.
Upon arriving at the shop he pays a visit to the ‘Toiletries to Go’ section where all the male shaving creams are advertised for sale and he pursues the shelves to identify what he likes and finally picks up a ‘Soapy Shaving Gel’. After picking the shaving gel, he continues with his shopping and walks through a number of aisles passing the payment area several times.
As Bill wanders around the shop, he forgets he has the can in his hands and eventually drops it in his bag that also has a metal lining purposely for preventing people assessing his internet/phone messages. However, this metal lining also can block alarm systems in shops.
While Bill was, shopping Sid the security guard had a radio call describing a young person around the ages of 25years who fits Bills features who is believed to have stolen some razors from a nearby shop. From the descriptions, Sid begins to monitor the movements of Bill purposely because he fits the descriptions he received on radio.
After a while, Bill walks out of the shop forgetting to pay for the shaving gel and Sid who inquires about having a look in his bag follows him. Upon opening, he finds the shaving gel in the bag and decides to arrest or detained Bill on suspicion of theft. Sid the security guard brought bill to the shop for questions and call in the manager of the shop, to inform him or her about Bill taking an item in the shop without paying.
According to the theft act 1968 a theft is when a person or someone has dishonestly taking something or a property that does not belong to him and the intention of keeping permanently ,...