Uttoxeter man jailed over 'taken child' offences
A man has been jailed and handed a restraining order over the disappearance of a child.
Stuart Lymer, 45, of Stone Road, Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, pleaded guilty to a charge of taking a child away from their guardian or responsible person between 2 March and 5 March.
He also pleaded guilty to two counts of knowingly and without authority keeping a child away from a responsible person.
At Cannock Magistrates Court on Friday, Lymer was jailed for four months.
He also admitted a charge of taking of a car without the owner's consent and has been given a five-year restraining order.