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n Dawn Collins, 49, of Howe Road, Gosport, was found guilty of stealing groceries worth £17.74 from Morrisons in Gosport on October 27 last year.

She was given a six-month conditional discharge with £13.24 compensation to pay, a £15 victim surcharge and £185 prosecution costs..

n Nathan Roberts, 27, of Ibsley Grove, Havant, admitted assault by beating in Portsmouth on November 28 last year.

Magistrates imposed a community order with a 32-day building better relationships course and 20 days of rehabilitation activities.

A restraining order bans him from contacting the victim except in certain circumstances for two years.

Roberts must pay a £60 victim surcharge and £200 prosecution costs.

n Carl Shotton, 49, of Waverley Road, Southsea, was found guilty in his absence of driving without insurance in Outram Road on September 9 last year.

He was fined £120 and banned from driving for six months.

Shotton must pay a £20 victim surcharge and £50 prosecution costs.

n Nicholas Walters, 40, of St Luke’s Road, Gosport, admitted stealing a coat worth £265 from Hugo Boss on February 25 last year.

He was given a 12-month conditional discharge and told to pay a £15 victim surcharge and £50 prosecution costs.

Magistrates ordered a de-tagger to be forfeited and destroyed.

n Lee James, 33, of no fixed address, admitted stealing various tools and equipment in Netherton Road, Gosport, on October 6 last year.

He was handed a 20-week prison sentence because he has a record of persistent stealing and is serving a sentence.

n Paul Pottinger, 40, of Magennis Close, Gosport, admitted causing harassment, alarm or distress in Gosport on October 22 last year.

He was handed a community order with 40 hours unpaid work.

He must pay a £60 victim surcharge and £40 prosecution costs.

n Christopher Fagan, 36, of High Lawn Way, Leigh Park, admitted criminal damage.

He damaged a front door belonging to Havant Borough Council on January 23 in Prospect Lane.

He was fined £100 with a £20 victim surcharge and £50 prosecution costs.

Fagan was also fined £100 after admitting trespassing on the railway lines at Warblington train station.

He committed that offence on January 9.

n Stephanie Sopp, 27, of Kingston Road, Fratton, admitted stealing jewellery worth £5 from Boots in Portsmouth.

She was given a six-month conditional discharge with a £15 victim surcharge to pay.

Sopp must also pay £35 costs to the Crown Prosecution Service.