Wine thief made to pay up

Holiday Inn Express, Farlington

Farlington’s Holiday Inn Express facing action after serving alcohol to 16-year-olds

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STEALING a £10 box of wine has cost thief Daryl Smitherman £160.

Smitherman, of Shipton Green, Havant, admitted stealing the wine from Asda in Havant when he appeared at Portsmouth Magistrates’ Court.

The 24-year-old was fined £50 and told to pay £100 in costs and £10 in compensation to the store for the theft on October 11.