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n Daniel Horsted, 36, of Australia Close, Landport, was found guilty of using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour to a man and woman.

He committed the offence on June 18 in Australia Close, Portsmouth.

Magistrates handed him a 16-week prison sentence suspended for 12 months.

He must complete 100 hours’ unpaid work with 12 months’ supervision.

He must pay an £80 victim surcharge, £200 prosecution costs and a £520 criminal courts charge.

n Dean Simmons, 37, of The Bugle Hotel, The Square, Titchfield, admitted harassment.

He sent a woman between 20 and 50 text messages daily, persistently phoned her and sent flowers and cards to her house between July 16 and August 11.

He was given a community order with a rehabilitation activity requirement up to 15 days.

He must complete 100 hours of unpaid work.

Magistrates imposed a restraining order banning him from contacting the woman.

He must pay a £60 victim surcharge, £85 prosecution costs and a £150 criminal courts charge.

n Ramunas Burdulis, 33, of Twyford Avenue, Stamshaw, admitted using threatening abusive words or behaviour or disorderly behaviour.

He committed the offence in Portsmouth on July 3 and must pay £50 compensation.

Burdulis must also pay £50 prosecution costs and a £150 criminal courts charge.

n Daniel Johnstone, 33, of The Palm Hotel, Clarence Parade, Southsea, admitted criminal damage.

He damaged a door and duvet in Fareham on August 30. He further admitted sending a message that was grossly offensive, or of an indecent, obscene or menacing character on May 28.

He was given a community order for this offence with a building better relationships programme for 32 days.

Johnstone must also complete a rehabilitation activity requirement of up to 40 days.

He also admitted the same offence on August 30.

Johnstone must pay a £60 victim surcharge, £85 prosecution costs and a £150 criminal courts charge.

n Mark Speake, 31, of Maralyn Avenue, Waterlooville, admitted entering as a trespasser into a building and stealing a disc cutter and circular saw worth £600.

He committed the offence in Trafalgar Rise, Waterlooville, on August 12.

Magistrates handed him a 16-week prison sentence suspended for 12 months.

He must complete a rehabilitation activity requirement of up to 20 days with 12 months of supervision.

Speake must pay £500 compensation, an £80 victim surcharge and a £180 criminal courts charge.