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A THIEF who assaulted a supermarket worker has been jailed.

Andrew Bishop, who has a string of previous convictions, pleaded guilty to stealing £154 of razor blades from Sainsbury’s in Fareham on August 17.

The 40-year-old also pleaded guilty to a charge of assaulting a female staff member at the store on the same day.

Bishop, from Williams Close, Gosport, was sentenced to 42 days in prison by Portsmouth magistrates.

Magistrates made no order for compensation or costs.