A PERSISTENT shoplifter has been placed under night-time curfew for the next 12 months.

Katherine Jane Moray, 43, of Hyde Gate, Hyde, admitted four counts of shoplifting from city centre stores, handling stolen goods and four counts of fraud involving stolen bank cards with a James Beadle.

Magistrates in Basingstoke ordered she pay £576 in compensation, with a £90 victim surcharge and placed her under curfew to stay at home between 9pm and 9am.