ANOTHER French national, Kevin Serge Fernandez faced the Gayndah Magistrates Court last week on charges of stealing alcohol from a licensed premises. Fernandez pleaded guilty to the April 20 stealing offence and expressed his remorse. He had no prior criminal history. Fernandez was seen taking a carton of beer from a drive through bottle shop without paying for the item, worth $49. The court fined Fernandez $300 with no conviction. Fernandez was also fined a further $49, the value of the product, sought in restitution by the business.