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​Man arrested in London following drugs sentencing in January

News   •   Jun 05, 2019 17:20 BST

On 25 January, two men were sentenced at Southwark Crown Court after being involved in the supply of £60,000 worth of illegal drugs, including cocaine, ecstasy and ketamine.

One of the men - Alex Von Nidda aka Alex King, 42 (12.7.1976) of Weymouth Street, Marylebone - had been convicted in his absence of two charges of conspiracy to supply class A drugs, one charge of conspiracy to supply class B drugs and one charge of conspiracy to supply class C drugs.

He was sentenced to 11 years’ imprisonment on 25 January.

Following a further police investigation, King was located and arrested on 5 June at an address in Chiltern Street, W1. He appeared in custody at Southwark Crown Court later that day.

A 30-year-old woman was also arrested for assisting an offender. The woman remains in custody at a London police station.