South Scotland

Man in court over Lockerbie motorway drugs

A man has appeared in court following the seizure by police of cocaine and cannabis with a street value of about £28,000 on the A74(M) near Lockerbie.

Gary Jones, 33, said to be of no fixed address, appeared in private before Sheriff George Jamieson.

He faces charges under the Misuse of Drugs Act.

No plea or declaration was made at Dumfries Sheriff Court and he was allowed bail.

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