Larne man caught with 64 grammes of cannabis under his sink

Larne man caught with 64 grammes of cannabis under his sink

A LARNE man caught with 64 grammes of cannabis under his sink claimed he bought the Class B drug in "bulk" for his own use.

Ryan O'Toole (28), of Seacourt Road, admitted two charges of possessing cannabis - once on August 25, 2020 and once on August 5 last year.

On the other occasion the defendant had 25 grammes of cannabis in a vehicle.

A defence lawyer said the defendant had been "bulk purchasing cannabis in order to feed a drug habit".

At Ballymena Magistrates Court, the defendant was given Probation for a year.