Two charged after drugs found in Lowestoft

IB-18-Norfolk-Police-2012-crim

- Credit: IAN BURT

A man and a teenage boy will appear in court this morning charged with possession of crack cocaine with intent to supply and money laundering.

Officers from the east Scorpion team based executed a drugs warrant at a flat in Marine Parade, Lowestoft, around 8.35am yesterday and recovered a large quantity of what is believed to be crack cocaine.

Other items were seized including a quantity of cash and mobile phones.

A 21-year-old man and a 17-year-old boy, both from London, were arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of Class A drugs, possession with intent to supply and money laundering.

They were taken into custody where they were interviewed in connection with the finds.

Liban Mohamed, 21, of Milward Walk in south-east London and the 17-year-old, also from south-east London, who cannot be named because of his age, were subsequently charged possession with intent to supply and money laundering.

Both have been held in custody overnight and will appear at Norwich Magistrates Court this morning,Tuesday April 5.

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter