A teen drug dealer tried to escape through the window of a Norwich property when police arrived, a court has heard.

Matthew Harrington, 19, was charged with possession of cannabis with intent to supply.

Norwich Crown Court sitting at Whitefriars, heard Harrington "escaped through a window" of the Cannell Green address he was at when police arrived on June 7 2022.

Eastern Daily Press: Norwich Crown Court at WhitefriarsNorwich Crown Court at Whitefriars (Image: Peter Walsh, Newsquest)Harrington, of Yarmouth Road, Blofield, appeared at court on Tuesday when he pleaded guilty to possession of a class B drug with intent to supply.

His case was adjourned for a pre-sentence report to be prepared, prior to him being sentenced on June 3.

Appearing alongside Harrington was Bethany Hunter, 22, of Cannell Green, Norwich, who entered a not guilty plea to possessing a controlled drug of class B with intent.

Her case was re-listed for April 22.