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St Pauls Cray drug dealer jailed after police uncover £250,000 worth of cocaine

PUBLISHED: 09:51 04 October 2013 | UPDATED: 09:51 04 October 2013

Akin Halim

Akin Halim

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A St Pauls Cray man has been jailed for three and a half years after £250,000 worth of cocaine was seized from his home.

Akin Halim, 44, of Highfield Road, pleaded guilty to possession with intent to supply cocaine at Croydon Crown Court on September 19. A further charge of possessing counterfeit cash will remain on file.

On December 13 last year, officers executed a search warrant at the builder’s home address in St Pauls Cray. They found 48 grams of 80 per cent pur cocaine, with a street value of £250,000.

A further £18,000 in cash, and £1,000 in counterfeit money, was seized from his home - as well as other drug related paraphernalia. He was arrested at the scene.

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