Boy, 16, in court on drugs charge

A BOY of 16 is due before magistrates today charged with possessing cannabis after cops raided a flat in London’s East End. He is before Thames youth court following his arrest at the flat at Bethnal Green

A BOY of 16 is due before magistrates today (Thursday) charged with possessing cannabis after cops raided a flat in London’s East End.

He is before Thames youth court following his arrest at the flat at Bethnal Green’s Ellen Wilkinson House in Usk Street.

Two adults in the flat were also arrested by police with a search warrant. A 23-year-old man was charged with possessing cannabis and a 32-year-old woman with allowing her flat to be used as a place to smoke cannabis. Both appear before Thames magistrates next Tuesday (July 21).


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