A MAN was today bailed after he admitted involvement in trafficking £2.4m of cocaine.
Graham Curran was clocked handing over the illegal haul to an associate in Paisley, Renfrewshire on August 18 2020.
The drugs - which had a purity of up to 54 percent - had been wrapped and stashed inside bags.
Curran pleaded guilty to being concerned in the supply of cocaine as he appeared in the dock at the High Court in Glasgow.
The offence was aggravated by a connection with organised crime.
The 35-year-old told judge Lady Scott how he was currently subject to a curfew and has to sign on at a local police station.
She then agreed to continue Curran's bail pending sentencing next month.
The hearing was told how police were initially keeping tabs on a man called Allan Ferguson during a large scale drugs probe.
They later clocked him parking his Ford Transit van in Foxbar Crescent, Paisley, where Curren then pulled up in a Volkswagen Golf.
Prosecutor Michael Macintosh said: "Curran exited the vehicle and removed a large weighted orange shopping bag and a polythene bag which he then handed to Ferguson."
Curran then drove off before police initially stopped Ferguson.
A total of 20kg of cocaine - potential value of £2m-£2.4m - was seized including during a search of Ferguson's home in Clydebank, West Dunbartonshire.
Officers also took from him £2,950 in cash, drug equipment and other items.
The court heard Ferguson has since been jailed for four years after he pled guilty to cocaine supply and possession of a stun gun at a hearing last September.
Curran meantime was arrested in November 2020 while in his car in Paisley.
He made no comment to the accusations at the time.
Tony Graham, defending, said Curran, of Glasgow's Easterhouse, had a lesser involvement than Ferguson.
The QC added: "Curran is not in that territory. He must accept the operation was one involving serious organised crime, but this man's role was one of a courier."