A PROLIFIC shoplifter has been jailed after taking goods from a fashion shop.

Lorraine Hands, 40, stole a lace bra, dresses, print shorts and a mesh T-shirt from New Look in Crawley.

She admitted theft, and failing to show up to court at Crawley Magistrates’ Court, where previous suspended sentences of other thefts were read.

Hands, of Brighton Road, Crawley, was jailed for 22 weeks, with a £115 surcharge.