Reveller caught with drugs in Mansfield nightclub

Illusions nightclub, Clumber Street, Mansfield.
Illusions nightclub, Clumber Street, Mansfield.

A nightclubber who was caught in possession of drugs was ordered to pay out £270.

Wayne Holmes (33) of Coxs Lane, Mansfield Woodhouse was stopped by staff at Illusions nightclub in Mansfield town centre and was found to be carrying a small amount of a the class A drug cocaine and the class B designer drug mephedrone.

Admitting two charges of possession at Mansfield Magistrates’ Court, he defended himself saying: “I have no explanation, somebody gave me something and it was a stupid mistake.”

He had no previous convictions or cautions.

He was fined £165, told to pay £85 costs and a £20 surcharge.