Chesterfield drug dealer found with 100 wraps is jailed

A man found holding around 100 wraps of drugs has been jailed for more than three years.

Monday, 9th January 2017, 4:23 pm
Updated Tuesday, 10th January 2017, 1:16 pm
Convicted drug dealer, Malachi Samms.
Convicted drug dealer, Malachi Samms.

Malachi Samms was given 40 months for possessing heroin and cocaine with intent to supply.

The 25-year-old admitted both charges and was sentenced at Derby Crown Court on Thursday, January 5.

Police executed a warrant at a house in Rufford Close, Chesterfield, on December 21.

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Samms, of no fixed abode, was found in the kitchen holding a bundle of drugs wraps.

Derbyshire Police arrested three other people at the house – two men aged 33 and 40 and a 37-year-old woman.

All three were bailed while police continue enquires into the drugs found at the house but the 40-year-old was charged with shoplifting offences and remanded into custody.