Truckie used work card because he couldn't afford fuel

A TRUCK driver used a work fuel card to refuel his own 4WD because he could not afford to get to work.

Brenton Barnes-Mayman pleaded guilty in Gladstone Magistrates Court to one count of fraud by using the business card to pay for $66 worth of fuel on February 16.

He said his wage went on paying bills. He was fined $500 and must pay restitution.



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