Cullybackey man caught with cocaine

Cullybackey man caught with cocaine

A CULLYBACKEY man was caught with cocaine and Flubromazolam after police attended an address at Upper Princes Street in Ballymena on January 13 this year.

Bailie McDowell (23), of Spence Crescent, was "heavily abusing" drugs at the time but has "cut down" and is now engaging with a Mental Health Team, a defence solicitor told Antrim Magistrates Court, sitting in Ballymena.

The defendant, who had a previous record, was given a four months jail term, suspended for 18 months.