resident convicted by court on drugs charges
Highbridge man has been convicted of possessing cannabis with
intent to supply.
Rovira, 25, of Alexander Court, Highbridge Quay, was arrested
and charged with possession of cannabis following two raids by
intelligence led police to execute a warrant in Highbridge Quay
on Friday 9th September when a small quantity of cannabis was
was also on Crown Court bail for possession with intent to supply
£4,525 worth of cannabis which had been seized on 24th September,
Last Wednesday (14th September), Rovira appeared at Taunton Crown
Court where he pleaded not guilty. After
a two-day trial he was found guilty and has been remanded on bail
for a pre-sentence report prior to sentencing.
PC Ryan Dinham from Highbridge Police, who was the officer in
charge of the case and was present throughout the trial, told
Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We will continue to target drug dealing
and associated crime wherever and whenever we come across it or
are told about it. We
will do everything in our power to prevent this illegal trade
and bring offenders to justice."