Cumbria Crack
Headlines

Carlisle drugs supply man locked up for three years

Charlie Harrington

[A] MAN has been jailed for drugs supply crimes which came to light after a vehicle was pulled over on the outskirts of Carlisle.

Charlie Harrington, 22, was the passenger in a car stopped by police at Newbiggin Road, Durdar, on the night of December 28 last year.

Carlisle Crown Court heard Harrington immediately handed over a packet of cannabis from his underwear. Officers, who had noted an “overpowering” smell of the class B drug coming from the vehicle, seized more bags from the boot.

They also recovered an aftershave tin – bearing Harrington’s fingerprints – which contained high purity cocaine potentially worth up to £2,300. In addition, a bulking agent, weighing scales and plastic bags were found, along with a drug-related mobile phone text.

Harrington, of Crow Lane West, Newton-le-Willows, admitted possessing both cocaine and cannabis with intent to supply.

Judge Peter Davies, who heard the defendant had a previous class A drugs peddling conviction on his record, jailed him for three years.

Related posts

Man admits assaulting woman and damaging property in Penrith

Cumbria Crack

Man given prison warning after admitting child sex offences

Cumbria Crack

Man who had large knife while drunk in Lakes camp site is jailed

Cumbria Crack

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More