Driver snared after helping drug dealer

NEWS: News.

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A van driver was ordered to do 100 hours’ community work after giving a drugs dealer a lift to a customer - who turned out to be an undercover cop.

Carl Sooki was caught in Operation Verdana, a police initiative to combat drug use around Chesterfield, Derby Crown Court heard on Friday.

He admitted being concerned in the supply of cocaine, a class A drug. Sooki, 27, of Clowne Road, Stanfree, must wear an electronic tag and obey a two-month curfew and pay a £60 government surcharge.

 

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