POLICE found a stash of drugs hidden in a man’s freezer.
Frank Yanke denied the cocaine, worth £1,700, was his after police raided his home in Fratton Road, Fratton.
But he was found guilty of possession of a class A drug with intent to supply after a trial at Portsmouth Crown Court.
He was also convicted of possessing the class B drug cannabis.
Prosecutor Russell Pyne said police first raided the 30-year-old’s home in November 2010.
On that occasion they found 0.1 ounces (three grams) of cannabis in a kitchen drawer.
They also found what was thought to be a ‘deals list’ – a list of people who owed Yanke money for drugs.
Yanke’s home was searched again in January 2011 after police pulled him over for speeding and found £1,600 on him. This time they found the bag of cocaine in the freezer.
Yanke insisted the money was a loan and the drugs had been stored by a friend who he refused to name. But the jury rejected his claims.
He was remanded in custody to be sentenced in February.