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What shop, and what were the items? I am a solicitor in Scotland and will try to help you with this.
Did the police cautionand charge you or did they say they were going to file a report to the procurator fiscal?
That usually means that they will prosecute, certainly having regard to the value of the goods. Once you get the papers through you should see a good criminal lawyer immediately. He or she will be able to conduct a plea in mitigation for you to minimise the sentence you get. Your personal circumstances can be highlighted to the court as well as the fact that you are a first offender. You will not go to prison for this but the court will consider a fine or a community payback order. I hope that helps. Please leave a positive rating so that I am credited for my time.