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UPDATE: Two charged with drugs offences

News   •   Jun 04, 2021 10:50 BST

Detectives from the Met’s Specialist Crime Command have charged two men after a proactive operation to tackle the supply of drugs.

Courtney Freckleton, 31 (17.01.90) of Barbican, EC2 and Jason Thompson, 35 (24.04.86) of Forham Road, Barnet have been charged with:

- Conspiracy to import a controlled Class B drug with intent to evade a prohibition / restriction between 10 March 2020 and 3 July 2020;
- Conspiracy to supply a Class A controlled drug (cocaine);
- Conspiracy to supply a Class B controlled drug (cannabis);
- Conspiracy to conceal / disguise / convert / transfer / remove criminal property.

They are due to attend Willesden Magistrates' Court on Friday, 4 June.

Freckleton and Thompson were arrested on Thursday, 3 June, after warrants were carried out across addresses in London and Borehamwood, Hertfordshire.