Police sniff out cannabis at vehicle checkpoint in Ballymena

Police sniff out cannabis at vehicle checkpoint in Ballymena

POLICE detected a strong smell of cannabis at a vehicle checkpoint at Queen Street in Ballymena at 11.15pm on April 28 this year and then found five grammes of cannabis.


Brandon Lynn (23), of Station View, Glarryford, admitted possession of a Class B drug and was fined £200.


A defence solicitor told Ballymena Magistrates Court the incident had been a "wake up call" for the defendant.

  • Picture: Ballymena Courthouse