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SERIAL shoplifter Michael Johnson has been jailed.

Johnson, of no fixed abode, admitted stealing goods worth £112.71 from the One Stop store in Allaway Avenue, Paulsgrove, on June 19.

And he pleaded guilty to targeting the same Co-op store in The Hard, Portsea, two days running.

Johnson, 27, fled with goods worth £1,222 after stealing from the shop on June 13 and 14.

And on July 1 he stole goods worth £54.79 from Superdrug in High Street, Cosham. He was jailed for seven days by Portsmouth magistrates.