A CILGERRAN man found in possession of drugs has been fined after appearing in court.

Carl Rago, of Penffynon, Cilgerran, pleaded guilty to possessing 76 grams of herbal cannabis in Cardigan on December 1 last year. He also admitted possessing 70.8 grams of herbal cannabis in Cilgerran on the same date.

Magistrates at Aberystwyth Justice Centre fined 22-year-old Rago a total of £160, along with £85 costs and a £30 victim surcharge. The cannabis was ordered to be destroyed.