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Faisal Khan - Jailed for drug dealing
Faisal Khan - Jailed for drug dealing

Blackburn doorstep drug dealer jailed

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[caption id=”attachment_283872″ align=”alignleft” width=”99″] Faisal Khan – Jailed for drug dealing[/caption]

A Blackburn man who was openly dealing drugs has been jailed.

Faisal Khan, 23, of July Street, Blackburn appeared at Preston Crown Court on Tuesday 3 October where he pleaded guilty to possession with intent to supply cannabis. He was jailed for two years ten months.

He was arrested after police discovered cannabis valued around £30k following a raid at his house on July Street on 23 July 2012

Detective Inspector Mark Winstanley said: “Local residents told us they were tired of the blatant drug dealing taking place on their doorstep and we took action to address it.

“We know the devastating impact drug dealing can have on a community and we will continue to do everything we can to tackle it.”

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