Leigh Park man 'used milkshake machine as a weapon'

A MAN who 'used a milkshake machine as a weapon' has been handed a suspended sentence.

Friday, 29th November 2019, 11:30 am
Updated Friday, 29th November 2019, 2:28 pm

Darren Hider, 29, of Little Hackets, Leigh Park, admitted assault by beating on April 22 in Horndean.Portsmouth magistrates imposed an eight-week jail term suspended for six months.READ MORE: Latest crime news in Portsmouth, Havant, Gosport and FarehamMagistrates said it was a sustained incident, he grabbed the victim's collar, threw glass, used a picture frame and milkshake machine as a weapon and has a poor record of offending.Hider must pay £75 compensation, and be electronically tagged for an eight-week 8pm-5am curfew.

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