MEAT thief Samson Sullivan was fined £40 for shoplifting.
The 24-year-old of Spicewood, Fareham, admitted taking £16 worth of meat from BP in Portchester on August 16 last year.
He must pay £16 compensation, a £40 fine and £30 victim surcharge.
Portsmouth magistrates took his guilty plea into account when he was sentenced at court.
Sullivan must pay £45 costs to the Crown Prosecution Service.