Southsea handbag thief jailed for two weeks

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HANDBAG thief Carla Savage has been jailed.

Savage, from Grayshott Road, Portsmouth pleaded guilty to stealing the bag, worth £75.80, from a woman in Southsea.

The 32-year-old was sentenced to two weeks in prison by Portsmouth magistrates.

Savage was ordered to pay £50 compensation to her victim.