Newtownards Court hears man is accused of stealing clothing worth over £5,000

Newtownards Court hears man is accused of stealing clothing worth over £5,000

A MAN with a Belfast address is accused of stealing clothing worth £5,130 from 'unknown clothing stores'.

Marian Iulian Negulescu (38), of Olympia Drive, is also alleged to have taken goods worth £265 from JD Sports on December 12 last year.

Also on that date he is charged with going equipped for theft with a 'foil lined bag'.

He is also accused of entering the UK in breach of a 'Deportation Order'.

The defendant appeared via video link from Maghaberry Prison at Newtownards Magistrates Court and the case was adjourned to March 23.