THE sentencing of a charity thief has been adjourned.

Yvonne Pither, aged 44, of Manchester Road West, Little Hulton, has previously admitted stealing a charity box in Atherton on November 22 last year. 

It contained £7 for a cause named Support our Fallen Heroes and she also admitted failing to surrender to police and fail to answer to court.

Pither is also charged with stealing £17.05 cash from Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital on November 11 last year.

She is also charged with two counts of stealing food from Asda in Bolton on February 16 and 17.

She will appear at Bolton Magistrates Court for sentencing on March 7.