Dealer hid drugs inside Kinder Surprise

Devon Thompson

Devon Thompson

First published in News

A MAN who hid £620 worth of cocaine and heroin in a Kinder Surprise has been jailed for two years and eight months.

Police officers searched Devon Thompson’s car on January 21 and found 39 wraps of crack cocaine and 23 of heroin hidden in the egg.

They also found £1,000 cash in his car and home after arresting him in Hockmore Street, Cowley.

Thompson, 38, of Kelburne Road, Rose Hill, was charged with possession with intent to supply crack cocaine and possession with intent to supply heroin on June 5.

After pleading guilty to the charges against him at Oxford Crown Court on Friday, Thompson was sentenced to 32 months in prison.

Investigating officer, Pc Ben Jones of Oxford CID said: “I am pleased with the sentence imposed upon Thompson, who will no longer be able to deal drugs on the streets of Oxford.

“This 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.”

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7:48am Wed 6 Aug 14

Cantwell says...

The bloke was a security guard in cowley cente a lot of people said he was a bit of a pervert too no surprise really heard a few of them there are dealing drugs too the management there are a joke and just let it carry on needed exposing
The bloke was a security guard in cowley cente a lot of people said he was a bit of a pervert too no surprise really heard a few of them there are dealing drugs too the management there are a joke and just let it carry on needed exposing Cantwell
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9:41am Wed 6 Aug 14

Neonlights says...

Must be groundhog day.

This got reported yesterday, so why repeat it today?

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Must be groundhog day. This got reported yesterday, so why repeat it today? http://www.thisisoxf ordshire.co.uk/news/ 11387833.Drug_dealer _who_hid_crack_cocai ne_and_heroin_in_Kin der_egg_jailed_for_3 2_months/ Neonlights
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