Fareham man found guilty of attempted robbery

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A MAN has been found guilty of attempting to rob a teenager at a Southsea backpackers’ hostel.

Joey Curry, 19, of Alders Road, Fareham, was convicted of attempting to rob an 18-year-old man at the Backpackers Lodge in Florence Road on February 26 following a trial at Portsmouth Crown Court.

He was found not guilty of possession of an imitation firearm.

Curry was bailed to reappear before the court to be sentenced on October 28.