Hornchurch man fined for possession of cocaine and cannabis, and resisting PC in execution of duty

Hornchurch man Stafford Robbins was fined �242 and ordered to pay �138 costs and a �15 victim surcharge after pleading guilty to possession of cocaine and cannabis, and resisting a police officer in the execution of her duty.

Robbins, 38, of Hillcrest Road, appeared at Barkingside Magistrates’ Court on Friday October 12. He was fined �110 in respect of possessing cocaine and �66 in respect of possessing cannabis.

Resisting PC Ives in the execution of her duty earned him a further �66 fine.

All offences took place in Elm Park Avenue on September 28.

Robbins pleaded guilty to resisting the police officer and indicated guilty pleas to the possession charges.

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