A TEENAGER was nabbed with illegal drugs in a Barrhead street at the weekend.

Police spotted the 19-year-old suspect in Glasgow Road at around 1.30am on Saturday, January 4 and a subsequent search uncovered a quantity of herbal cannabis.

He was issued with a formal police warning.

In a separate incident, a 23-year-old man was also issued with a formal police warning after he too was found with herbal cannabis.

He was stopped by officers in Braidholm Road, Giffnock, at 9.50pm on Friday, January 3.