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Man in court after police seize £240,000 heroin

PUBLISHED: 12:23 16 February 2009 | UPDATED: 14:03 05 October 2010

A MAN was due in court today (Monday) in connection with a £250,000 drugs seizure in London’s East End. Officers from the Met Police Specialist Crime central task force were said to be observing an Audi in the car-park pf a McDonald’s takeaway by the A11 Bow Bridge Flyover last Friday evening, when two men were arrested

A MAN was due in court today (Monday) in connection with a £250,000 drugs seizure in London's East End.

Officers from the Met Police Specialist Crime central task force were said to be observing an Audi in the car-park pf a McDonald's takeaway by the A11 Bow Bridge Flyover last Friday evening, when two men were arrested, according to Scotland Yard.

Police are believed to have seized heroin worth £250,000 and approximately £45,000 in cash "following a proactive operation."

Syed Hussain, 26, from Luton, Beds, was due before Thames magistrates in custody today, charged with possession with intent to supply class 'A' drugs.

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