Fraudster spent £458 on credit cards

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A FRAUDSTER made hundreds of pounds by using two credit cards.

Lee Chandler, 34, of Magpie Walk, Waterlooville, admitted two counts of fraud, committed on January 12 and March 21.

He spent £312 on Warren Chandler’s Marbles One credit card.

He also spent £146.04 on the same man’s Capital credit card.

Portsmouth magistrates imposed a community order with 100 hours unpaid work.

Chandler must pay £458.04 compensation, a £60 victim surcharge and £85 prosecution costs.

His guilty pleas were taken into account when he was sentenced.