A SHOPLIFTER who had a knuckle duster with her when she stole cosmetics from a supermarket, has been sentenced to a conditional discharge for 12 months by Bolton magistrates.

Kellie Williams, aged 27, of Wesley Court, Westhoughton, pleaded guilty to taking the goods, worth £49, from Asda on April 24 and possessing an offensive weapon.

She was ordered to pay £85 prosecution costs and a £15 victim surcharge and the knuckleduster was forfeited.