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Teenage drug dealer busted after trying to hide heroin in transparent bag

By Mason White 11:34 AM January 29, 2016
Heroin (illustration) 

By: Chan Yuan
A teenage drug dealer was busted by police after being caught with heroin, which was concealed inside a transparent bag, police in the United Kingdom said.

Now, 19-year-old Jordan Ricketts of St. Albans, has been sentenced to serve 12 months in prison after pleading guilty to possession with intent to supply.

According to the police investigation, Ricketts became nervous after being asked if he had anything on him during traffic stop.

The officers then observed a blue transparent bag that had heroin inside. When he was asked what was in the bag, Ricketts said that it was heroin.

He had two previous convictions, one for possessing heroin and another for robbery. Investigators said that the teen was selling the drugs to buyers who were known to the police.