Maddiston man produced and dealt cannabis from home

A 27-year-old man admitted producing and then dealing the Class B drug cannabis from his Maddiston home.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 7th June 2018, 6:07 pm
Updated Thursday, 7th June 2018, 6:11 pm

Christopher Hamilton, 17 Windsor Crescent, Maddiston, committed the cultivation and selling offences between October 1, 2017 and April 5, 2018.

He also admitted possessing cClass A drug cocaine on April 5.

Hamilton failed to turn up for criminal justice social work appointments on two occasions – stating he had temporarily moved from his address so he did not receive notice of the appointment dates.

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Sheriff Derek Livingston said: “You had two opportunities to turn up and you failed to do so.”

He remanded Hamilton in custody until June 21 so a report could be obtained.