Man guilty after caught with cocaine

A Watford man has been found guilty of possessing two wraps of cocaine.

A jury at Luton Crown Court found Scott Smith guilty after rejecting his claims that he had discovered the two wraps in a pub car park on his way home.

Sentence on Smith was adjourned until next month (March) so that a pre-sentence report on him can be prepared.

Smith, 41, of Abbey View in Watford, was stopped by police driving home from The Badger public house on the evening of August 1 last year.

The court heard the officers suspected the defendant had been drink/driving and, after being arrested, he then produced two wraps of cocaine.

Giving evidence on Monday (February 7th), Smith told the court that he had found the two wraps in the car park outside The Badger as he was making his way to his car. 

He said he was intending to take them home to flush them down the toilet.

Comments

Surely you have something to say?

Be the first to comment.

What do you think about "Man guilty after caught with cocaine"

(Required) denotes a required field

Please leave

This field requires attention

This field requires attention

Maximum 400 characters

This field requires attention

This field requires attention

Recently Played Tracks

On Radio: Emma Bunton

5pm - 7pm

Email the show

Emma Bunton

On TV: 15 Sleeps Til Santa!

6pm - 7pm

Watch heart TV

  • Shakin' Stevens Merry Christmas Everyone

    Now

    iTunes

  • Paul McCartney Wonderful Christmastime

    18:51

    iTunes

  • East 17 Stay Another Day

    18:46

    iTunes

  • Wizzard I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday

    18:38

    iTunes

Heart VIP

Local

Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Shopping Our Advertisers

Find out more about some of the companies advertising on Heart Watford & Hemel Hemstead.

Follow Heart on Twitter