Jail for serial Portsmouth shoplifter, 24

Chief Inspector Sharon Woolrich

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SERIAL shoplifter Terry Willis has been jailed for a string of crime

Willis, 24, of Meriden Road, Southsea, admitted stealing alcohol and other goods worth more than £579 in four thefts from Waitrose in Marmion Road in the space of a week.

He stole four bottles of brandy from the store on one occasion, razor blades on another and in two other thefts also fled with spirits.

Willis was sentenced to 16 weeks in jail by Portsmouth magistrates.