Drug dealers caught in police sting jailed
12:21pm Tuesday 8th October 2013 in News
TWO drug dealers caught during a police sting have been jailed.
Jonathon Brown, aged 30, of Tattersall Avenue, Johnson Fold, admitted possessing cannabis, supplying cannabis and offering to supply cannabis.
He supplied the drug between June 3 and August 28 last year, Bolton Crown Court heard.
Kieran Cloynes, aged 28, of Chapman Street, Heaton, pleaded guilty to making and offering cannabis, supplying cocaine and possessing cannabis.
He supplied cocaine between June 15 and June 30 last year.
Recorder Robert Crawford said he would not be fulfilling his public duty if he did not jail Brown and Cloynes.
Brown was sentenced to eight months imprisonment for supplying cannabis, eight months for offering to supply cannabis and one day for possessing the drug.
Cloynes was jailed for 15 months. He was sentenced to 15 months for supplying cocaine, eight months for offering to supply cannabis and one day for possessing cannabis.
Both men were ordered to pay a £100 victim surcharge yesterday.