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Drug dealer caught with bag full of heroin and cocaine in St Ann’s

A drug dealer has been jailed after being caught red-handed with a bag filled with heroin and cocaine.

Officers were investigating early morning reports of someone banging on doors when they bumped into Anton Scott.

The 23-year-old was standing with no shoes on in the middle of Woodborough Road, St Ann’s, Nottingham – when police arrived at 2.05 a.m. on 6 February 2023.

At that point, Scott refused to leave the scene and started to act more and more suspiciously, which prompted police to carry out a search at the roadside.

This quickly led to officers discovering a bag inside one of his pockets, which contained 35 individual wraps of heroin and cocaine.

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Scott was subsequently arrested at the scene and was later charged with two counts of possession with intent to supply Class A drugs.

He would go on to insist the drugs found on him were for personal use until the morning of his trial on 1 August, when he pleaded guilty to the charges against him.

Scott, of Florey Walk, Clifton, returned to Nottingham Crown Court on Tuesday (12 September), where he was handed a prison sentence of two years and eight months.

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