A TEEN has been sent for trial at Preston Crown Court after being charged with the possession of drugs with the intent to supply, a court heard.

Joseph Robertson, 18, of Netherley in Merseyside was alleged to have been found in possession of "crack"cocaine and cannabis with the intent to supply in Barrow on November 24, South Cumbria Magistrates' Court heard.

The Peckmill Green resident also faces a charge of being in possession of criminal property, namely money, on the same date.

He was committed to custody and is due to appear at Preston Crown Court on December 22 at 10am for his trial hearing.