Repeat offender charged for narcotics possession

first_imgA man who on his last appearance before the courts was charged for fighting over a woman found himself before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts again, this time charged with being in possession of cannabis.Shawn Sam, 33, of Lot 74 Middle Road, La Penitence, denied the charge read to him by Magistrate Leron Daly.The prosecution is contending that on January 25 at Stabroek Market, Georgetown, he was found to be in possession of 21 grams of cannabis for the purpose of trafficking.Police Prosecutor Richard Harris objected to bail.However, Sam told Magistrate Daly that he was at the Market waiting for his children when he was arrested by Police and later told that he had cannabis in his possession. He further explained that no narcotic was found on his person.As such, he was granted bail in the sum of $60,000. The case will continue on March 2, 2018.last_img read more

ROADS WARNING AS FOG AND ICE RETURN TO DONEGAL

first_imgDONEGAL County Council gritters have spent the night salting many of the county’s main routes as temperatures fell to -5C in some inland areas.Many roads are dangerous today and AA Ireland has issued a travel alert for motorists in Co Donegal.Roads around Milford, Ramelton and Carrigart are particularly dangerous this morning. Thick fog in many areas is also making driving dangerous.Take care out there.The cold nights are expected to continue right through the weekend.   ROADS WARNING AS FOG AND ICE RETURN TO DONEGAL was last modified: January 10th, 2013 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more