A MAN has been sentenced to four and a half years in prison after pleading guilty to drug and weapon offences.

Santiljano Dalti also known as Simidov Yordanov, 24, of Meadlands, Corston, was sentenced yesterday after pleading guilty to possession with intent to supply class A and B drugs, two offences of possession of an offensive weapon, possession of a firearm and possession of criminal property.

Police in Chippenham followed him as he drove from the town to Bath and searched a home in the city where drugs and weapons were found on May 20, including cocaine on the suspect.