GUILTY PLEA: A grandmother says she’s disappointed she was found with drugs. Picture: iStock
GUILTY PLEA: A grandmother says she’s disappointed she was found with drugs. Picture: iStock

Grandmother ‘disappointed’ in herself for having drugs

A GLADSTONE grandmother told a court she was “disappointed” in herself when she was found with drugs and a pipe during a police search.

Cindy Isobel Clarke pleaded guilty in Gladstone Magistrates Court on Tuesday to possessing dangerous drugs and possession of utensils.

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The court was told on July 23, at 10.45am, police executed a search warrant on Sharon Dr where they located a coke bottle used for smoking marijuana, 10.3g of marijuana and 0.3g of ice.

Self-representing, Clarke said she was “disappointed” in herself and had not possessed any drugs since she was raided.

She was sentenced to nine months’ probation. No conviction was recorded.



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