Man jailed for drugs offences

Yasser Salim
Yasser Salim

A man has been jailed for 16 months for drugs offences after his car was stopped and found to contain heroin.

Yasser Salim, 22, was stopped in a hire car on Sheffield Road in Dronfield on February 14, 2012.

When officers searched the car they found eight wraps of heroin in a hidden compartment below the radio and Salim was arrested.

Salim, of Elmham Road, Sheffield pleaded guilty to possession with intent to supply heroin and was jailed for 16 months following a hearing at Derby Crown Court.

If you have information about drugs in your community contact Derbyshire police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.