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AN ATTACKER has been ordered to pay £130 after assaulting a man.

Dean Lawrence, 51, of Foster Road, Portsmouth, admitted assault by beating and possession of cannabis at Portsmouth Magistrates’ Court. He must pay £50 compensation for the July 1 assault.

Lawrence must also pay a £180 criminal courts charge.

He had the cannabis on July 2 in Portsmouth.