A nursing student, who trespassed and fell asleep in a stranger’s home while high on meth, has been given a second chance.
Last week the 23-year-old student pleaded guilty in Mackay Magistrates Court to charges in relation to the incident on March 1.
The court heard she had been found unresponsive by residents of a Bucasia address, lying on a bed in their front sunroom. Five clip-sealed bags, a small yellow drinking straw and a used pipe had been found in a sunglasses case in her handbag, the court was told.
Prosecutor Sheena Hayes told the court that the Mackay-based student had admitted to smoking meth earlier that day and had been placed under arrest for trespassing.
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