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Four people charged with drug offences

PUBLISHED: 11:03 07 March 2018 | UPDATED: 12:50 07 March 2018

Norwich Magistrates' Court. Picture: Denise Bradley.

Norwich Magistrates' Court. Picture: Denise Bradley.

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Four people have been charged with drug offences in Norwich.

Norfolk Police officers attended an address in Murrells Court, off King Street, on Monday March 5 and seized a quantity of cannabis and Class A drugs.

A 17-year-old boy from Middlesex has been charged with possession of a Class A drug with intent to supply and possession of cannabis.

Macandrew Kahuni, aged 37 and of no fixed address, and Lousie Hawkins, aged 39 and of Murrells Court in Norwich, have both been charged with being concerned in supplying a controlled drug and possession of cannabis.

All three are due to appear before Norwich Magistrates’ Court today.

In a separate incident, a teenager has been charged with drug offences after being stopped by police officers on Cannell Green off Barrack Street, around 11.10am yesterday.

A 17-year-old boy from the London area has since been charged with possession with intent to supply a Class A drug, possession of cannabis and possession of a bladed article.

He has been remanded into custody and is due to appear before Norwich Magistrates’ Court this morning.

All four people were charged under Norfolk Police’s Operation Gravity which targets drug gangs from London targeting Norwich, Great Yarmouth and King’s Lynn.


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