A CARDIGAN woman has admitted carrying an offensive weapon in a public place.

Francine Miles, of Heol Hafod, Cardigan, pleaded guilty to possessing a lock knife in Cardigan on November 24 last year.

Magistrates at Aberystwyth Justice Centre fined the 49-year-old £120, along with £85 costs and a £30 victim surcharge. The knife was ordered to be forfeited and destroyed.