A SHOPLIFTER who stole a TV has been ordered to pay compensation.
Martyn Rustell was caught after taking a Samsung TV worth £199 from the Currys shop in Southampton Road at Park Gate on New Year’s Eve.
The 21-year-old, from Dayshes Close, Gosport, pleaded guilty to the offence at Fareham Magistrates’ Court.
Rustell was given a conditional discharge for 12 months and ordered to pay £150 compensation to the Currys store.
Magistrates also ordered him to pay £50 in court costs within 14 days.