Marco Pierre White Jr: Tattoos gave famed chef’s son away when trousers got here off in housebreaking | EUROtoday

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The troubled son of famed chef Marco Pierre White has been jailed for robbing a Grade II-listed cafe after he was recognized by the distinctive tattoos on his legs whereas escaping from a window.

Marco Pierre White Jr is serving a 41-week jail sentence after being caught smashing right into a Bath delicatessen with a champagne bottle and stealing £250 in May.

The 29-year-old was recognized by authorities after his trousers fell down revealing his distinctive tattoos on his legs.


White Jr is not any stranger to prison offences, having beforehand discovered himself in bother with the regulation for shoplifting, possessing a knife, and possessing medication.

His newest escapade noticed the son of the culinary rock star break right into a Grade-II listed courtyard cafe in the course of the early hours of the morning on May 23.

Marco Pierre White’s son has found himself in trouble with the law again
Marco Pierre White’s son has discovered himself in bother with the regulation once more (PA)

The proprietor of the cafe – which has been featured on Netflix’s hit collection Bridgerton – claimed this was the second time White Jr had stolen from him.

Jon Ison, 67, advised The Sun: “He broke in by smashing one of the window panes on the front door of the cafe with a champagne bottle.

“He stole £250 by levering open the draw of the till with a spoon even though the keys were there in plain sight. He also took the charity box from the counter.

“He probably thought he was in the clear but when he crawled back through the window he got his tracksuit caught on the frame and accidentally mooned his bare backside right at our CCTV cameras.”

Marco Pierre White Jr broke into the Abbey Deli
Marco Pierre White Jr broke into the Abbey Deli (The Abbey Deli)

He added: “He’s been hanging out with the wrong crowd for years and we know he’s got a drug problem.

“This is the second time he’s broken into our cafe – the first time was almost exactly a year ago when he stole about £650.

“The hilarious thing about this burglary is that we only knew it was him because his trousers got caught around his ankles and we could see his tattoos on his bum cheeks.”

A spokesman for Avon and Somerset Police advised The Sun: “Following an investigation by police, Marco Xavier Pierre White was charged and appeared at Bristol Magistrates’ Court on May 24, 2024.

“At this hearing the defendant pleaded guilty [and was] committed to prison for this and other offences for 41 weeks.”

White Jr made a reputation for himself as he took after his Eighties heartthrob dad when he appeared on Big Brother in 2016.

The complaints centred on sexual scenes aired between contestants Laura Carter and Marco Pierre White Jr.
The complaints centred on sexual scenes aired between contestants Laura Carter and Marco Pierre White Jr.

The then 22-year-old obtained a proper warning from the bosses of the present after he shocked viewers for asking fellow housemate Laura Carter to ‘choke’ him whereas he straddled her on stay tv.

His father has had his justifiable share of authorized points in current weeks additionally, as squatters moved into his Leicester Square restaurant in April.

A bunch moved into the positioning of Mr White’s Steak, Pizza and Gin House and “put big padlocks on the doors”, a supply driver advised the Evening Standard.

The Metropolitan Police secured the five-storey constructing days later and there have been later no signal of squatters, based on the Telegraph.

The supervisor of a close-by restaurant stated she had been advised by Westminster City Council that authorities had found round 400 individuals occupying the constructing.

The Independent approached police and the council for additional data on the time.