Man jailed over drug offences in Norwich and carrying knife

Rhys Phillips has been jailed for drug offences in Norwich. Picture Norfolk Constabualry.

Rhys Phillips has been jailed for drug offences in Norwich. Picture Norfolk Constabualry. - Credit: Archant

A man from Norwich has been jailed after admitting drug offences and carrying a knife.

Rhys Phillips, 23, of no fixed abode, pleaded guilty at a previous hearing to being concerned in the supply of cannabis and possession of a bladed article.

The charges relate to an incident in Cowgate in the city on March 1 when Phillips was observed by undercover officers carrying out what they believed to be a drugs transaction.

Phillips appeared via video link at Norwich Crown Court on April 3 and was sentenced to 15 months in prison.


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