Man fined for carrying knife

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MAGISTRATES have fined a man for possessing a knife in public.

Michael Diamond, 48, of Compass Point, Fareham, admitted having the weapon on him in Western Road, Fareham, on August 11.

He was fined £150 and told to pay £15 to a fund for crime victims by Fareham magistrates.

An order was made for the knife to be forfeited and destroyed.