Jail for serial Gosport shoplifter

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SERIAL thief Gareth Gough has been jailed.

Gough, 39, of Burnhams Walk, Gosport, admitted stealing four packets of coffee worth £24 from a Gosport supermarket.

He also admitted sealing meat worth a total of £138 in two separate thefts from Co-op in Gosport.

Gough admitted two counts of failing to surrender to custody and to breaching a conditional discharge imposed for two counts of theft.

He was jailed for 28 days by Portsmouth magistrates.