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Dealer sentenced after drugs found at a Brighouse address

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Drugs, weighing scales and money found at Jones house

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Dealer arrested after drugs discovered at Brighouse house. 
Scott Jones admitted possession with intent to supply and was handed a 10 month jail term suspended for 12 months. 

A dealer was sentenced at court after drugs were found at his home address in Brighouse.
28-year-old Scott Jones, of Albion Street in Brighouse, was originally arrested at his home address in connection with a separate offence but despite no further action being taken against him in relation to this offence, upon searching his property Ketamine with a street value of £300 was discovered as well as amounts of Cocaine and Cannabis. Jones was arrested and charged with three counts of being concerned in the supply of Class B drugs and two counts of possession of Class B drugs and one count of Class A.

Jones appeared before Bradford Crown Court on Thursday, 28 July, where he was sentenced to 10 months imprisonment, suspended for 12 months and 100 hours community service. He was also ordered to wear an electronic tag for a 3 month period between the hours of 9pm and 6am and a forfeiture order of  £350.

Inspector Mick Dawes from BTP said: “Jones had been selling to his friends and following our discovery at his home address, he pleaded guilty to the supply and possession of drugs.”

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