A thief who stole from a supermarket has been sentenced.

Patricia Smith, of the Hipton Hill Caravan Site in Lenchwick, stole £71.33 worth of groceries from a Morrisons in Maidstone, Kent, on November 9 of last year.

Smith, 43, pleaded guilty to the theft on May 5, 2022, at Medway Magistrates Court.

She was subsequently discharged conditionally for 12 months.

She must also pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £22 as well as £85 costs to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Smith will have to pay £20 per month, beginning June 2.