Southsea man charged with drug dealing offences following van search
A SOUTHSEA man has has been charged with drugs offences following a police search of a van.
Officers conducted the search in Waverley Road on September 6, and seized suspected class A and C drugs.
The search was conducted as part of an investigation into a burglary at a house in Peters Road, Locks Heath, between 29 August and 1 September. Foreign currency was stolen during this incident.
Daniel Thornton, 38, of Waverley Road, has been charged with two counts of possession of a class A drug with intent to supply, and one count of possession of a class C drug with intent to supply.
A Hampshire police statement said: ‘He was remanded in custody to appear at Portsmouth Magistrates’ Court this morning.
‘Enquiries remain ongoing into the burglary in Locks Heath.’