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A County Lines investigation has seen a man being jailed for drugs offences

Posted on 14th July 2017
Kasim Iqbal

Officers working to tackle the importation of drugs into the county, known as County Lines, have successfully identified and arrested a man that has now been jailed.

Kasim Iqbal of Raeburn Road, Sheffield, was travelling from Sheffield to Chesterfield on June 7, when his car was stopped by our officers.

He was found in possession of crack cocaine, cannabis and a knife.

He pleaded guilty on Thursday, July 6, to possession with intent to supply a Class A drug, possession of a Class B drug and possession of a bladed article.

Iqbal was sentenced to 30 months in prison.

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