Hampshire women had illegal CS gas

Police outside student accommodation in Stanhope Road, Portsmouth on Friday Picture Ben Fishwick

Man arrested in Portsmouth explosives probe at Stanhope Road student block is released by police

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TWO women caught with CS gas have been given conditional discharges.

Zena Heard and Sharon Lambe pleaded guilty to having the spray on them at Lambe’s home in Sullivan Way, Waterlooville, on January 20.

Heard, 40, of Allaway Avenue, Paulsgrove, and Lambe, 49, were each given a six-month discharge and ordered to pay £40 in court costs by Portsmouth magistrates.

An order was made for the gas to be forfeited and destroyed.