Man sentenced to curfew over clarinets

A 21-year-old man has been sentenced to a three-month curfew order for handling stolen goods

Braima So, of Keir Hardie Way, Barking appeared at Stratford Magistrates Court on January 28 where he admitted to handling two clarinets each worth �3,000 on December 30.

He was sentenced to a three month curfew order to run until April 27.

Two clarinets, belonging to classical musician William Stafford, were stolen in Stratford on the night of December 29 2010.

Officers arrested a 21-year-old and a 16-year-old the following day.