Trial date set over deal­ing

East Kilbride News - - NEWS -

A man is to stand trial ac­cused of sup­ply­ing co­caine in East Kil­bride.

Al­ban Imeraj, 22, of Green­hill Road, Ruther­glen, al­legedly sup­plied the Class A drug to Alin McLean in Main Street on April 3.

Imeraj is also ac­cused of be­ing in pos­ses­sion of a Euro­pean Union driv­ing li­cence and a Bul­gar­ian ID card, both of which were said to be false.

A fur­ther charge states that he at­tempted to per­vert the course of jus­tice by hand­ing po­lice the doc­u­ments and pre­tend­ing to be Ste­fan Chakalov.

Imeraj de­nied the charges at Hamil­ton Sher­iff Court last week and trial was set for March 16.

At an ear­lier hear­ing McLean, 44, of Tivoli Court, East Kil­bride, ad­mit­ted pos­ses­sion of co­caine, a knife and an of­fen­sive weapon - an im­ple­ment adapted with a ball and han­dle.

He was fined £520.

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