THIEF Justin Bale has been ordered to get help for his drug problem.
He admitted stealing cleaning products and coffee from the Co-op in Fawcett Road, Southsea.
The 25-year-old pleaded guilty to using threatening behaviour in Southsea and admitted a separate charge of possessing a stanley knife in Albert Road, Southsea.
He admitted stealing shower gel from the Co-op in Tangiers Road, Portsmouth.
Bale, from Lyndhurst Road, North End, Portsmouth, was given a community order stating that he must undergo nine months of treatment for drug dependency.
Portsmouth magistrates put him under supervision for a year.
Bale was also ordered to pay £30 in court costs.