Search

Mother and son in court over cannabis production and abstracting electricity

PUBLISHED: 12:02 11 March 2018 | UPDATED: 12:02 11 March 2018

Norwich Crown Court. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Norwich Crown Court. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Archant

A mother and son have both admitted their involvement in producing cannabis in a west Norfolk village.

Edward Newman, 28, admitted producing cannabis and abstracting a quantity of electricity at an address in Feltwell Road, Southery, on and before November 3, last year, when he appeared at Norwich Crown Court.

His mother, Suzanne Sahan, 53, of the same address in Feltwell Road, Southery, who appeared alongside her son, admitted one charge of allowing premises to be
used for the production of cannabis on November 3, last year.

Judge Katharine Moore ordered pre-sentence reports for the pair and warned that all sentencing options would be open to the court, including custody. Sentencing was adjourned until April 6.

William Carter, appeared for Sahan and Newman represented himself at the short hearing. Both were given conditional bail.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Eastern Daily Press. Click the link in the yellow box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Most Read

Latest from the Eastern Daily Press