Coke dealer receives jail

A LANGLEY Mill man has been jailed for three-and-a-half years for supplying drugs after police raided his house and found cocaine.

Luke Parker was arrested after officers raided his home on Peel Street on July 7, last year.

Officers entered the property and found cocaine, weighing scales and re-sealable plastic bags.

Parker, 22, was charged with possession with intent to supply cocaine and supplying cocaine.

He had previously pleaded guilty to the charges at Nottingham Crown Court.

After a hearing on January 24, he was sentenced to 42 months in prison.

Police are now appealing to people in the Langley Mill area to come forward if they have information about drugs in the community. If you can help, contact police on the non-emergency number 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.