Man charged after £600 worth of goods stolen from Portsmouth Sainsbury’s 

A 31-year-old man has been charged after hundreds of pounds worth of goods were stolen from a supermarket in Portsmouth. 

George Sorin Salcianu, of Ilford, Essex, has been charged with theft from a shop and assault by beating following the incident at Sainsbury's in Farlington. 

The man is due to appear in court in November. Picture: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

The man is due to appear in court in November. Picture: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

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He is due to appear at Portsmouth Magistrates Court on November 1. 

Portsmouth Police tweeted: ‘A man has been charged following theft of goods worth almost £600 from Sainsbury’s in Farlington.

‘George Sorin Salcianu (31) of Ilford, Essex has been charged with theft from a shop and assault by beating.

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‘He's due to appear at Ports Magistrates Court 1/11 9.30am.’

Anyone with any information about the incident should contact police, quoting crime reference number 44180363429