Eastbourne teen had knife and drugs
A local teenager had a knife in public and was in possession of drugs, according to a court document.
The 16 year old Eastbourne youth, who cannot be named for legal reasons, pleaded guilty to being in possession of a knife in a public place.
The offence took place at Eastbourne on October 5. He also pleaded guilty to being in possession of a quantity of cannabis on the same date.
He was referred to the East Sussex Youth Offender panel for an eight month contract.