Southsea thief to get drug therapy

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THIEF Yasmin McCue has been told to get help for her drug addiction.

The 19-year-old, of Fawcett Road, Southsea, admitted stealing make-up from Boots in Commercial Road and CDs from nearby HMV, when she appeared at Portsmouth Magistrates’ Court.

The court heard McCue, who has previous convictions for theft, stole to get money for drugs.

Magistrates ordered her to have nine months of drug rehabilitation.