A man has been jailed after he was found carrying a knife and drugs in a Derbyshire street.
Anthony Edgerton, of Eagle Parade, Buxton, was arrested by officers from Derbyshire police in Lightwood Road, Buxton.
They had been acting on a tip-off from a member of the public that the 42-year-old was carrying illegal items.
He was subsequently found to have a knife and a large quantity of Class A drugs by officers from Buxton Response and the Buxton Safer Neighbourhood Team (SNT).
Police revealed Edgerton has now been jailed after being convicted of possession of a controlled drug with intent to supply, and having a bladed article or sharply pointed article in a public place.
He was sentenced to three years and four months in prison at Derby Crown Court.
PC Simon Lomas, who was involved in the case, said police are continuing to work hard against drugs in
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