Finefor heroin addict
A 31-year-old heroin addict was fined a total of £385 yesterday for drug possession and failing to appear in court.
Stephen Sarwar, of Stratherrick Gardens, Inverness, appeared at the city sheriff court and admitted possessing 2.4 grams of heroin when he was searched by police in Inverness on January 8 this year.
He also pleaded guilty to failing to appear for an earlier hearing on June 5.
At Inverness Sheriff Court yesterday, defence agent Neil Wilson said: “The difficulty he had with heroin earlier this year has been addressed.”