A WOMAN has been ordered to pay compensation to another woman she attacked.

Natalie Lorimer assaulted the woman, who The Argus has chosen not to name, in Brighton.

The attack inflicted actual bodily harm.

At Brighton Magistrates’ Court Lorimer was found guilty in her absence of the attack.

Magistrate Chris Bell was told the attack happened in March 2017.

He imposed an 18-week suspended sentence on Lorimer, of South Coast Road, Peacehaven.

She was also ordered to complete rehabilitation sessions and pay £250 in compensation to the victim.