Man yelling obscenities found with meth pipe

A MAN arrested for yelling obscenities outside a Sun Valley property in October has pleaded guilty to public nuisance and drug charges.

John Barr, 18, pleaded guilty in Gladstone Magistrates Court on Tuesday to committing public nuisance and possession of a pipe used to smoke amphetamine.

Barr was arrested yelling obscenities outside a Sun Valley property on October 18.

A search of his bag at the watchhouse uncovered the pipe, which he admitted to using.



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