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Here is our latest update on cases heard at magistrates’ courts around the area.

- Jane Pearce, 50, of Burney Road, Gosport, admitted drink-driving.

She was stopped in Browndown Road driving a Peugeot 207 on May 4.

A test revealed she had 65 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, more than the 35mcg limit.

Magistrates imposed a £500 fine for the offence.

She must also pay a victim surcharge of £50, £85 costs and a £150 criminal courts charge. Magistrates banned Pearce from driving for 18 months.

- David Worthington, 23, of Chantry Road, Gosport, admitted stealing an Xbox and four games.

He took them from a man in Fareham on January 9.

Magistrates imposed a £100 fine, and Worthington must pay £60 in compensation and a victim surcharge of £20. He must also pay £85 costs to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Worthington also admitted committing fraud by false representation by saying the stolen property belonged to him to gain cash.

He was fined £100 for this offence.

- Tanya Wright, 39, of Hanbidge Crescent, Gosport, admitted stealing a Frozen torch from Next in Whiteley.

She must pay a £55 fine and £25 costs.

Wright committed the offence on January 30.