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£400 fine for Ballafesson man caught with £60 of cannabis

Drug search conducted in school playground

Possessing cannabis in a school playground has cost a Ballafesson man £400.

David Joseph Dickinson, of Fairy Hill, was stopped by police at Rushen Primary School at 9.15pm on 22 May.

Officers recovered three grams of cannabis, with a street value of £60, after detaining the 26-year-old for a drug search.

At Douglas Courthouse Dickinson was also ordered to pay £125 in prosecution costs.

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