A 20-YEAR-OLD man has been fined for possessing a Class B drug.

Noah Hetherington had a quantity of cannabis in his possession while in Workington on August 10 last year.

The defendant, of no fixed abode, Aspatria, admitted a charge of possessing a Class B drug when he appeared before Workington Magistrates’ Court.

Hetherington was fined £80 and ordered to pay £85 costs. An order was made for the forfeiture and destruction of the drugs.