Pair admit theft from Titchfield garden centre

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Two thieves have admitted stealing goods worth more than £1,000 from a shop.

Mark Bowers and Star Browning stole bathroom items worth 1,010.96 from B&Q in Southampton Road, Titchfield, on September 29.

Bowers, 41, of Minstead Avenue, Southampton, was given a four-month curfew by Fareham magistrates.

Browning, of Salt Mead, Southampton, was given an 18-month conditional discharge Browning and Bowers were each ordered to pay 200 costs.