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20Jan94 UK: DEALER JAILED FOR SELLING STOLEN PLANT - £700,000 WORTH OF JCBS.

A secondhand plant dealer was sent to prison for nine months this week after selling more than £700,000 worth of stolen JCBs.Guy Hayden, 27, was sentenced at the Old Bailey by Judge Gerald Gordon, who said: 'The value of the goods involved ran into hundreds of thousands of pounds if not millions.'Mr Hayden altered the registration plates and identity numbers of 30 JCBs stolen from sites across the South-East during 1991-92.The stolen JCB excavators (pictured right) made up one ...

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