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My housemate sells,. I once left 3.5g of outside, our house

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My housemate sells, weed. I once left 3.5g of weed outside
JA: Where is your housemate? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: our house for someone to collect would, should he get found out would I be guilty of a crime? If so what would the punishment be? He lives in the United Kingdom
JA: Have any charges been filed? If so, when is the next court date?
Customer: No, he has never been caught, but if he does get caught could I be implicated.
JA: Where did this occur?
Customer: England, United Kingdom
JA: Anything else you want the Lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: No Thank you
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Jo C. replied 7 months ago.

Hi, welcome to JustAnswer. My name is*****’m a barrister with 12 years of experience and I am happy to help with your question today.

Expert:  Jo C. replied 7 months ago.

Do you ever handle it? Does he leave it in the communal areas?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Once left it outside for someone to collect. He keeps it in his room
Expert:  Jo C. replied 7 months ago.

Thank you.

The short answer is that this is indeed a very dangerous situation.

Even on your own accounts, if you left it outside for somebody to collect then you are concerned in supply.

If the house were raided that it is quite unlikely that anybody would accept that you weren't involved and it is not worth the risk. Even if the police believed that he was the main dealer, suspicion would still be thrown up on you.

Can I clarify anything for you?

Jo