£1.7m worth of amphetamine were found in the boot of a car on the A69 near brampton by Cumbria Police.
Drug dealer Paul Stanley, 48, from Gateshead was stopped in November last year. His vehicle was searched and a holdall containing 12 kilos of amphetamine was found in the boot of his car.
He was arrested, charged and remanded in custody on the same day. He later pleaded guilty to possession with intent to supply.
Today he was sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court to three years and nine months in prison.