Aylesbury man caught with 'substantial' quantities of drugs, cash and phones pleads guilty to offences

Following a Thames Valley Police investigation, a man has pleaded guilty to drug offences

Sunday, 23rd May 2021, 8:19 am
Updated Sunday, 23rd May 2021, 8:22 am

An Aylesbury man who was caught with a 'substantial' amount of drugs, cash and mobile phones last week has pleaded guilty to offences.

Esa Parsons of Blackwater Drive, Aylesbury, was arrested in Hampden Gardens on Thursday (20/5) following a stop and search.

The 28-year-old yesterday (22/5) pleaded guilty to one count of possession with intent to supply class A drugs at High Wycombe Magistrates Court.

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In court

He was found in possession of a substantial quantity of drugs, mobile phones and cash.

Investigating officer Detective Constable Laurie Twine of Aylesbury Stronghold Team, said: “I am pleased that Parsons has pleaded guilty at the first opportunity.

“The evidence was clear and he will now face the consequences of his actions.

“Through Stronghold, we are committed to working in partnership to tackle serious organised crime and exploitation, such as county lines drug dealing.

“We need and appreciate the support of the public with this and would always ask you to report any information you have about drugs in our communities to police.

“You can do this by calling 101 or making a report online, or report anonymously via the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or online.”

Parsons has been remanded for sentencing at Aylesbury Crown Court, the date is yet to be confirmed.