A man has been sentenced to two yearsâ€™ imprisonment for drugs offences in Reading.
Ikram Ali, aged 24, of Gas Works Road in Reading, was arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply a controlled drug of class A (heroin) on 8 April last year. He was then charged with the offence on 1 October, 2013.
Ali pleaded guilty to the charge against him at Reading Crown Court and was yesterday charged to two yearsâ€™ imprisonment.
Investigating officer, Det Con Emma Wright of Force CID based at Reading said: â€œThis sentence should act as a reminder to potential offenders that Thames Valley Police and the Crown Prosecution Service have a zero tolerance approach to drugs offences. Those who do offend will be charged and sent to court.â€