Man faces charge of stealing forklift at Sewstern near Grantham

A MAN charged with stealing a forklift truck worth more than £20,000 will appear at Lincoln Crown Court in October.

John Harty, 27, of Hollydene Crescent in Nottingham, was told his case was not suitable to be heard by magistrates.

Harty is accused of stealing the truck, worth £21,734, from Sewstern Timber Yard, in Gunby Road, Sewstern, earlier this year. Harty must appear at crown court on October 5.