Northamptonshire drug dealer jailed after admitting to supplying cocaine

A drug dealer from Northamptonshire has been jailed for nearly four years after admitting his intent to supply cocaine.

Wednesday, 17th July 2019, 4:07 pm
Joshua Benson. Photo: Northamptonshire Police

Joshua Benson was arrested after police carried out raids at two addresses in Daventry on March 30.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

The 25-year-old, of Litchborough Road, Towcester, pleaded guilty to two counts of possessing class A drugs with intent to supply at Northampton Crown Court on July 8.

He was sentenced to 45 months’ imprisonment for each count, to be served concurrently.

Joshua Benson. Photo: Northamptonshire Police