Jail for man who breached ASBO

A man has been sent to prison for breaching an ASBO the day after he was given it.

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Man jailed for breaching ASBO

A man given an Anti-Social Behaviour Order (ASBO) on Friday 4 May has been sentenced to two weeks imprisonment for breaching it the next day.

36-year-old Steven Michael Brierley, of no fixed abode, was given the ASBO at Medway Magistrates Court with conditions not to be in a drunken state, consuming alcohol in public and entering certain parts of Chatham town centre.

He was arrested in High Street, Chatham on Saturday afternoon (5 May) where officers found him drunk and consuming alcohol in a public place. He was charged with breaching his ASBO.

He appeared before Medway Magistrates' Court on Tuesday 8 May where he was sentenced to two weeks imprisonment.

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