GANG members from Cheadle, Blythe Bridge and Forsbrook have been sentenced alongside six others for conspiracy to supply class A drugs.
The trio were linked to a drugs ring in Staffordshire and the Wirral after they were found with a cereal tin of cocaine in their pick-up truck.
Nine of the gang pleaded guilty to the charges, while one was found guilty after a six-day trial.
All but one were sentenced at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court on Monday and five of the gang have been jailed for a total of 25 years.
Thomas Cotterill, aged 22, of Victory Crescent, Cheadle, received a 16-month suspended sentence, Joseph Plimmer, aged 20, of Woodlands Lane, Blythe Bridge, received a 21-month suspended sentence and Lee Edwards, aged 21, of Dilhorne Road, Forsbrook, received a two-year suspended sentence.
All three were ordered to undertake 250 hours of unpaid work and must pay £400 costs.
The court heard the men were linked to a cocaine gang after a white Nissan Navara pick-up was stopped on the M6 between junctions 19 and 18 on August 25, 2015.
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