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BRISBANE: Fred Lionel Pell, 32, unemployed, of Jubilee Terrace, Bardon, was found guilty in the Holland Park Magistrates Court yesterday of stealing three copies of Lee Child’s latest Jack Reacher thriller, Past Tense, from city  bookstore Borders on Monday.

Magistrate Cyril Saunders told Pell that because of a history of petty crime, the out-of-work plumber’s assistant could expect a prison term when sentencing took place on January 12.

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