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What are the circumstances please? Does he have any previous convictions?
Is that the only other matter?
If he pleads guilty he is likely to get a reduced sentence
The starting point is a Community Order (so not prison)
The range is a fine to 6 weeks prison
This is a single transaction not involving targeting of a vulnerable victim, no or limited planning
Therefore given the value and the lack of previous which he was just given a warning for I think he will either get a fine or a Community Order.
It is highly unlikely he would go to prison for £300
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prison is very unlikely indeed.
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