A MAN has been fined £160 after he was caught with cannabis in the street.
Daniel Swalwell and a female friend were stopped by police after being found staggering around drunk at the side of a road on December 9, Sunderland magistrates heard.
Prosecutor Maimuna Bappa said the officers could smell cannabis on Swalwell, 21, and found a small amount of cannabis bush in his pocket.
Swalwell, of Dundas Street, Monkwearmouth, admitted possession of a Class B drug. He was fined £55 and told to pay £85 costs and a £20 victim surcharge.