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Richard Ball admits growing cannabis at Dunrossness on Shetland

A Shetland man has admitted growing cannabis with an estimated street value of £10,000.

The drugs were recovered at an address in Dunrossness following an intelligence-led Northern Constabulary operation on Monday.

Richard Ball, 26, of Dalsetter Wynd, appeared from custody at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Tuesday.

The case was adjourned until 11 July for background reports, and Ball was released on bail.

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