Matthew Allan (25) appeared from custody through video hyperlink at Falkirk Sheriff Courtroom final Thursday having pleaded responsible to worrying within the provide of the category B drug at his dwelling between January 5 and June 21, 2019.
Procurator fiscal depute Katie Cunningham mentioned: “It was 10.20am and police attended on the deal with, coming into by the entrance door. The individuals inside have been the accused, his sister and his mom’s associate.
“All three have been positioned in the lounge and the circumstances have been defined with police in possession of a search warrant. As they ready to hold out the search the accused advised officers he had some natural hashish in his bed room.”
Officers uncovered hashish from various totally different containers price an estimated £5280 and so they additionally discovered £1480 in money and a cellphone suggesting offers have been being performed for the medicine.
Throughout a later search, extra hashish was recovered and an additional £1097 in money, which was hidden in a TV unit.
The courtroom heard Allan, who’s diabetic, had been struggling to get his remedy whereas in custody.
Sheriff Richard MacFarlane mentioned there was no various however a custodial sentence and he despatched Allan, 1 Park Highway, Menstrie, to jail for 12 months again dated to February 23.
He additionally made an order £1505 be recovered from him underneath the proceeds of crime act.