Man with drugs given curfew

A 41-year-old Mixenden man has been given a community order after admitting having a small bag of amphetamines.

Colin Platts, of Hambleton Drive, was found with £5 worth of the class B drug in Tuel Lane, Sowerby Bridge, on July 18.

When questioned by police, he admitted being in possession of the drug. He also admitted failing to surrender to bail on August 8.

Platts was given a 12-week curfew between 7pm and 7am.