Former Addick Shaun Newton has been convicted of burglary. He explained that it was in pursuit of what he thought was a 'treasure hunt' as part of his 40th birthday celebrations which went on for a year. He had not slept for two days when the incident occurred: Treasure hunt
His defending counsel said that he had lost his way since leaving football and was living a hand-to-mouth existence.
He was sentenced to 100 hours community service.