Man jailed after being caught with £50,000 worth of cannabis on the Johnstone bypass Man jailed after being caught with £50,000 worth of cannabis on the Johnstone bypass
A man who was caught transporting £50,000 worth of cannabis after the van he was using ran out of fuel has been jailed for 30... Man jailed after being caught with £50,000 worth of cannabis on the Johnstone bypass

A man who was caught transporting £50,000 worth of cannabis after the van he was using ran out of fuel has been jailed for 30 months.

Stephen Cummings, 32 from Paisley broke down on the A737 Johnstone bypass on 7th July 2015.

He was caught with almost eight kilos of the drug after Police stopped to help.

A search of the van was carried out after officers smelt a strong cannabis odour coming from inside the van after Cummings rolled down his window.

Cummings admitted being concerned in the supply of the drug and will begin his 30-month sentence at the end of an 18-month jail term his is currently serving for another offence.

Original article: Police seize £50,000 worth of cannabis from broken down vehicle in Johnstone