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Portsmouth Magistrates' Court
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n Sophie Sherrington, 27, of Victoria Road North, Southsea, admitted failing to provide a specimen of breath when suspected of drink-driving on June 17 in Portsmouth.

Magistrates imposed a community order with 20 days of rehabilitation activities.

She was fined £100 and banned from driving for three years.

Sherrington must pay an £85 victim surcharge and £85 prosecution costs.

She also admitted failing to surrender to custody on July 5.

n Samuel Spencer, 30, of Shelley Avenue, Paulsgrove, admitted assault by beating on April 2 in Portsmouth.

Magistrates imposed a community order with 15 days of rehabilitation activities. He must pay £100 compensation, a £60 victim surcharge and £250 prosecution costs.

n Michael Gorman, 51, of no fixed address, admitted breaching a restraining order.

He went to Beaulieu Avenue, Havant, from where he was banned, for 45 minutes on July 5. Magistrates jailed him for 28 days as he was recalled to prison.

He must pay a £115 victim surcharge.

n Georgina Miron, 21, of Spinnaker Drive, Hilsea, admitted three counts of assaulting a constable in the execution of their duty.

She assaulted Nigel Fleet, Ashley Helm and Paula Sacree, on April 18 in Eastfield Road, Eastney.

Magistrates imposed a community order and 30 days of rehabilitation activities.

n Nathan Newman, 19, care of Langstone House, Fareham, admitted assaulting a constable in the execution of his duty.

He was fined 20 for the July 7 offence in Fareham.

He must pay a £30 victim surcharge and was detained in court but this was deemed served as he spent time in custody. Newman also admitted breaching a conditional discharge for common assault but no action was taken.

n Melissa Banks, 36, of Swanton Close, Stubbington, admitted two counts assaulting a constable in the execution of their duty in Stubbingon on April 15.

Banks was fined £250 for each assault, with £200 compensation, a £25 victim surcharge and £100 prosecution costs to pay.

n Gary Killington, 36, of Wingfield Street, Buckland, admitted stealing meat and alcohol worth £120 from Marks and Spencer on July 8.

Magistrates imposed a 14-day prison term suspended for 12 months. He must pay £150 compensation.

Killington also admitted stealing six bottles of Jack Daniels worth £150 from Marks and Spencer on the same day.

Magistrates gave him an additional 14-day sentence.