Fine for Gosport teenager after assault

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MAGISTRATES have fined a teenager for committing an assault.

David Hardy had denied attacking Benjamin Smith in Gosport on June 27.

But the 18-year-old was found guilty of assault by beating at Fareham Magistrates’ Court.

Hardy, of Turner Avenue, Gosport, was fined £150 and told to pay £50 compensation to his victim.