Corona Lockdown – Man Told Police His Journey Was “Essential To Buy Weed”
A man caught ignoring the lockdown told police officers his journey was “essential” because he “had to buy weed.”
South Wales Police stopped the man in Cardiff after the government instructed people to only leave their homes for essential reasons.
The man told: “My journey is essential. I had to buy weed.”
The #OpSceptreTeam have been patrolling @SWPCardiff . The vast majority of people listening to @GOVUK advice #StayHomeSavesLives.
1 man was reported for non essential journey & possession of cannabis, after saying “My journey is essential. I had to buy weed” *106368. ^538 pic.twitter.com/rtQXS7kOvw
— South Wales Police Cardiff (@SWPCardiff) March 30, 2020
The mail was distributed via Twitter and the police say that you should only leave your home when you need food or medicine