3 men plead guilty to conspiring to supply Cannabis with a street value of £288,785

On Tuesday 23rd August 2011 officers stopped a Vauxhall Combo van index in High Street North, Dunstable. The driver was John CANAVAN the passenger Rashid SHAZAD. Upon searching the vehicle officers located 8 large plastic bags containing green herbal matter which was herbal cannabis, cash was also was seized from the driver’s seat.

A drugs search warrant was executed at Russett Way Dunstable and entry was gained using one of the sets of keys found in possession of SHAZAD, Faheem KHAN was located inside the flat. Officers there seized 21 bags of herbal cannabis. The bags were similar in appearance to the bags found inside CANAVAN’S van.

All 3 men pleaded guilty at court. SHAZAD was sentenced to 2yrs 8mths, CANAVAN was setenced to 2yrs 4mths, KHAN  was sentenced  to 8mths