SHOPLIFTER Thomas Buchanan has been given a conditional discharge.
Buchanan, 26, of Hampshire Terrace, Southsea, pleaded guilty to stealing £25.17 of cleaning goods from the Co-op on The Hard, Portsea, Portsmouth.
He was given a three-month conditional discharge when he appeared at Portsmouth Magistrates’ Court.
Buchanan was ordered to pay £40 in court costs.
He admitted failing to surrender to custody.
However magistrates decided to impose no separate penalty for the offence.