A WARRANT has been issued for the arrest of a 39-year-old woman after she failed to turn up to Halton Magistrates Court on Monday to be sentenced.

Helen Robinson, of London Road, pleaded guilty to four counts of theft from a shop, failing to surrender to custody at Halton Magistrates and for breaching a conditional discharge on March 10.

Robinson also pleaded guilty on April 25 were she pleaded guilty to three more counts of theft from a shop and one count of attempted theft.

She was due to be sentenced for all charges following the crime spree which took place between February 8 and March 31.