Dealer caught selling to cop

A DRUG dealer got more than he bargained for when he supplied heroin to an undercover police officer. Raymond Hislop, aged 41, of Moorland Road, Weston, was remanded in custody at North Somerset Courthouse on February 16 after pleading guilty to five char

A DRUG dealer got more than he bargained for when he supplied heroin to an undercover police officer.Raymond Hislop, aged 41, of Moorland Road, Weston, was remanded in custody at North Somerset Courthouse on February 16 after pleading guilty to five charges of supplying heroin.The court heard how an undercover officer, who was being monitored as part of an operation, was approached by Raymond Hislop on December 4 at Grove Park.Richard Levene, prosecuting, said: "As part of a police operation the officer went to the town centre to see if he could purchase drugs."He went to Grove Park and while he was waiting he says he was approached by the defendant who engaged him in conversation. The officer said he wanted some controlled drugs, the defendant made some telephone calls and he came back with two bags of heroin."Hislop was also charged with supplying heroin on four other occasions.He pleaded guilty to all offences at a hearing in front of magistrates and will go to Bristol Crown Court on March 2 to be sentenced.


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