Jail for Invermay burglar 

A Newnham man has been given a prison term for aggravated burglary.

Daniel William George Ponting, 30, appeared in Launceston Magistrates Court this morning.

He pleaded guilty to  two counts of aggravated burglary, two counts of stealing and dishonestly acquiring a financial advantage along with minor drug matters.

Ponting broke in to two homes at Invermay last year stealing a number of items.

Magistrate Reg Marron sentenced him to five months prison backdated to November,