Curfew for man who spat blood at police
MAGISTRATES have handed a man a curfew for spitting bloody saliva at a police officer.
Sam Hopkins was caught with cannabis on him and was caught drug-driving.
The 21-year-old, of High Street, Soberton, admitted having cannabis, a class B drug, in Southsea on January 10.
He was fined £80 and the drug must be destroyed.
Hopkins also admitted criminal damage to a police car window.
For that he was fined £80 and must pay £153.78 compensation.
Hopkins admitted spitting bloody saliva at a police officer on the same day.
Magistrates imposed an eight-week curfew with electronic tag, to run between 8pm and 6am.
Hopkins also admitted drug-driving in Ferry Road, Southsea, on the same day and was fined £120.
He was banned from driving for 12 months.
A test revealed he had 5.8ug/l above the prescribed limit of 2ug/l.