A HAMPSHIRE man who assaulted a police officer and a man has been handed a community order.

Scott David Hummerstone assaulted a man in Portchester on November 7 last year.

The 40-year-old also assaulted a police constable on the same day.

Appearing at Portsmouth Magistrates' Court on November 9 this year, please pleaded guilty to assualt by beating and assaulting an emergency worker by beating while in the execution of duty.

Hummerstone, of Willow Park, Swanmore, was handed a community order.

He was also ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £90 and court costs of £50.