Fine for cocaine and ketamine

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A MAN caught with cocaine and horse tranquiliser ketamine has been spared jail.

Nathan Galbraith, 38, of London Road, North End, Portsmouth, pleaded guilty to having 635mg of class A cocaine on him in Palmerston Road, Southsea.

He also admitted being in possession of class C ketamine in London Road, North End, Portsmouth, in a separate charge.

Galbraith was sentenced to 26 weeks in jail suspended for two years and told to pay £650 and do 240 hours of unpaid work in the next year by Portsmouth magistrates.