Six Arrested On Drugs Charges In Tunbridge Wells

23 October 2018, 11:53 | Updated: 23 October 2018, 11:55

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Six people have been arrested, in investigation into a group believed to be supplying class A drugs in Tunbridge Wells.

Detectives from the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate carried out warrants at a number of properties in Kent, London and Essex last Friday (19 October).

Two of those arrested -  23 year old Izmir Basha, of Croft Street in Deptford, and a 17-year-old boy from Croydon in Surrey - have subsequently been charged with conspiracy to supply cocaine.

Both were due to appear before Medway magistrates yesterday (22 October).

Four other men aged between 28 and 41 were all released from custody pending further enquiries.