Galashiels man fined £200 for heroin possession

Selkirk Sheriff Court.
Selkirk Sheriff Court.

Being found in possession of a class-A drug has resulted in a £200 fine for a Galashiels man.

Stuart Moffett, 26, pleaded guilty to possessing heroin with intent to supply at his home in Glendinning Terrace on May 11.

Depute fiscal Mark Keane told Selkirk Sheriff Court that police executing a search warrant found 6.8 grammes of heroin and drug-related equipment there.

The drugs seized had a value of between £200 and £250, the court heard.