LAGER thief Samuel Armstrong has been told to pay compensation.
Armstrong pleaded guilty to stealing two cases of lager from Tesco in Forton Road, Gosport.
The 18-year-old also admitted stealing a case of lager worth £18 from the Co-op in Forton Road, Gosport on a separate occasion.
Armstrong was told to pay £9 to Co-op and £16 to Tesco by Fareham magistrates.
He was fined £100.
Armstrong was also told to pay £50 in court costs and £15 into a fund for victims of crime.