Pleads guilty to possession cannabis worth €15,000
A 36-YEAR-OLD man has pleaded guilty to a drugs related offence when he came before Judge Barry Hickson at Wexford Circuit Criminal Court.
Enda Fortune, of Littlehaven, Killisk, Ballagh, Enniscorthy, pleaded guilty to the unlawful possession of cannabis valued at €15,000 for the purpose of selling or supply at Ballymurn, Eniscorthy, on November 15, 2013.
Defence Counsel Colman Cody SC applied for an adjournment in the matter. He also requested a Probation and Welfare report. The defendant, he said, had no previous convictions and had a good employment record.
Granting the application, Judge Hickson said he would remand the defendant on continuing bail until April 5.