Man fined £120 for assault in town centre

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MAGISTRATES have fined a man £120 for an assault.

Michael Leach admitted assault by beating against a man at Portsmouth Magistrates’ Court.

The 21-year-old, of Homer Close, Rowner, committed the offence on August 8 in Fareham.

Leach must also pay a £30 victim surcharge.

He admitted failing to surrender to bail but no separate penalty was imposed.