Edinburgh Man Faces T In The Park Drugs Charge


By Michael MacLeod

A MAN has been charged over an alleged bid to take over £5,000 worth of drugs into the T in the Park festival.

Robert Stewart Glasgow, 24, is suspected to have been planning to take a range of substances to the weekend?s Balado, Kinross, event.

Police said they seized a quantity of drugs during investigations on Friday in the capital?s Craigmillar area ahead of the music event.

Mr Glasgow was arrested on Friday morning and appeared today(Monday) behind closed doors at Edinburgh Sheriff Court.

He was charged with being concerned in the supply of controlled drugs.

The Edinburgh man made no plea or declaration to the charge and was released on bail.

The case was committed for further enquiry and Mr Glasgow must return to court at a later date.

Police said they had made 64 arrests at the event, compared to 2009′?s total of 59.

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