Dealer hid heroin in hire car

A DRUG user from Sheffield who stashed heroin in his car has been locked up.

Yasser Salim, aged 22, was stopped in a hire car on Sheffield Road, Dronfield, by police officers in February.

When the car was searched, eight wraps of heroin were discovered in a hidden compartment below the radio.

Salim was arrested.

Salim, of Elmham Road, Darnall, admitted possession with intent to supply heroin and was sentenced to 16 months’ jail at Derby Crown Court.