A Southampton man has been charged with shoplifting, criminal damage and breaching a restraining order. 

Michael Cranwell, 30, of no fixed abode was charged with three offences yesterday. 

It followed his arrest on Long Lane, Holbury yesterday morning. 

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He is accused of shoplifting from Tesco, Beaulieu Road, Dibden Purlieu on April 25. 

Cranwell was also charged with criminal damage on Ipley Way, Hythe on March 24 and breaching a restraining order in Hythe on May 18. 

He was remanded in custody to appear at Southampton Magistrates' Court yesterday.