Olympic ticket tout is jailed for 28 days

A ticket tout who was attempting to sell Olympic tickets outside the Excel Centre in London has been sentenced to 28 days in custody. Twenty nine year old Josef Aguirre was sentenced today after a hearing at Stratford Magistrates court.

Aguirre was found with 56 Olympic tickets in his possession which LOCOG is now working to put back into circulation for members of the public to buy.

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London Olympics day six

Day six of the Olympic Games has already seen British swimmer Rebecca Adlington finish in first place in the heats of the women's 800m freestyle and Andy Murray through to the men's tennis semis. There are hopes for more British medals in the cycling