Man caught with spice in Sheffield was wanted for no-show at court

A man who was caught with spice in Sheffield was already wanted for failing to appear at court accused with possession of the drug.

Wednesday, 3rd April 2019, 14:56 pm
Updated Thursday, 4th April 2019, 17:16 pm

Officers arrested the 36-year-old near Sheffield Cathedral, and when they searched him they found several packs of what is believed to be spice.

Packets of what is believed to be spice, which were found on a 36-year-old man in Sheffield who was already wanted for failing to appear at court accused of possessing the drug

Spice is a synthetic form of cannabis which can leave users in a zombie-like state.

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Police, who told how the man was stopped thanks to an ‘excellent spot’ by a city centre PCSO, said: “Another court date looms.”