Jail term for coffee thief

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COFFEE thief Gareth Gough has been jailed.

Gough, from Burnhams Walk, Gosport, pleaded guilty to a charge of stealing four jars of coffee worth £16 from a Gosport Co-cop.

The 39-year-old pleaded guilty to stealing sweets from the 99p Store in Gosport.

Gough was sentenced to 56 days in jail by Portsmouth magistrates.

Magistrates decided to make no order for costs, compensation or a victim surcharge due to his custodial sentence.