Wanted man arrested in Norwich over drug dealing

PUBLISHED: 11:28 03 May 2018 | UPDATED: 11:28 03 May 2018

Wanted man Sean Walpole, aged 42, has been arrested in Norwich. Photo: Norfolk Constabulary

Wanted man Sean Walpole, aged 42, has been arrested in Norwich. Photo: Norfolk Constabulary

Norfolk Constabulary

Police have arrested a man wanted in connection with county lines drug dealing in Norwich.

Sean Walpole, 42 and from Norwich, was arrested on Wednesday evening on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of Class A drugs.

Walpole handed himself in at Taverham Police Station following Norfolk Constabulary’s most wanted appeal as part of Operation Gravity. He remains in police custody at this time.

Officers are continuing to hunt the following people: Jah Mal Ohene-Darko, 23, from the London area, Andrew Wirt, 31, from Norwich, Conner Durrant, 21, from the Lowestoft area, Nathaniel Douglas, 29, from the London area, Sue-Lee Mackey, 32, from Norwich, Muhammed Ashen, 29, from London, Shane Dagless, 30, from Norwich, Ben Matthews, 43, from Norwich and Rhyann Kelly, 18, from Liverpool.

Operation Gravity was launched in December 2016 in response to an increase in serious violent crime linked to county line drug dealing in Norfolk and more the 500 people have been arrested.

If you have any information on the whereabouts of any of the individuals pictured, do not approach them, but contact Norfolk Constabulary on 101 immediately quoting CAD 265 of May 2, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 08000 555111

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