Had 270 Diazepam tablets in possession

Craigavon Courthouse. INPT21-239.
Craigavon Courthouse. INPT21-239.

A man who had 270 Diazepam tablets in his possession will be sentenced next month at Craigavon Magistrates Court.

Kristian McVitty (23), Drumlin Drive, Lurgan, admitted unlawful possession of a class B drug, cannabis, on August 12 last year and unlawful possession of a class C drug, Diazepam.

The court heard that a search under warrant was carried out at the defendant’s home and 270 10mg Diazepam tablets were found along with 6.4 grams of cannabis. McVitty denied supplying the drugs and said they were for his own personal use.

The case was adjourned until October 5 for pre-sentence report.