Man who stole £9,000 from staff area at Bally Bingo in Ballymena receives 16 months sentence

Man who stole £9,000 from staff area at Bally Bingo in Ballymena receives 16 months sentence

A MAN who stole £9,000 when he burgled a staff area at Bally Bingo at Wakehurst Road in Ballymena has been given a 16 months sentence.

Christof Piotrowski (40), with an address listed as Firmount Drive in Antrim, will serve half the sentence in custody and the other half on licence.

The offence happened on October 3 last year.

He was sentenced at Antrim Crown Court on Friday.