Two charged with drug offences in Leiston

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Police have charged two people in connection with drug offences in Leiston.
Officers arrested two men in the Arnhem Road area of the Suffolk town on Friday 24 January, which followed an incident where a Toyota Yarris failed to stop for police.
The suspects decamped from the car and made off on foot but were arrested by police shortly afterwards.
Following a search, police recovered around 120 wraps of suspected class A drugs believed to be heroin and cocaine. This is estimated to have a street value of around £1200. Around £1500 in cash and a four mobile phones were also recovered.
A 21 year old was arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of class A drugs and on suspicion of dangerous driving. Meanwhile, a 26 year old was arrested on suspicion of possession of class A drugs with intent to supply. Both were taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre for questioning.
Both have appeared before Ipswich magistrates’ court and were both remanded to appear before Ipswich Crown Court on Monday 24 February.

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