A woman who stole hairdressing goods worth more than £100 during a burglary in the town has been jailed for 10 months.

Before Ipswich Crown Court on Monday was Kimberley Cunningham of Thurston Road, Lowestoft.

She admitted two offences of burglary at Manor Court, Lowestoft and handling four stolen handbags.

Cunningham was jailed for 10 months but Judge Nicola Talbot-Hadley said she should be released imminently as she has been in custody for five months.

In addition to be jailed, she was also ordered to pay £134 compensation.