Bike dealer cleared of theft from customers

Hertford bike dealer cleared of 15 counts of theft

HERTFORD MOTORCYCLE dealer Bob Hill has been cleared of 15 counts of theft at St Albans Crown Court.

Last week reported how Mr Hill had been accused of stealing motorcycles and money from his customers to fund his failing business.

The jury found Mr Hill, of Duddenhoe End, near Saffron Walden, Essex, guilty of one charge of theft by a majority verdict of 10-2.
The jury could not reach a verdict on two further charges yesterday and will continue their deliberations today (Tuesday October 28).

The charges relate to theft of motorbikes, a moped and sums of money.