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Police wait at cell of Londoner suspected of having drugs inside him

PUBLISHED: 11:29 28 April 2017 | UPDATED: 17:01 28 April 2017

FILE PICTURE TO ILLUSTRATE POLICING Norwich City Police Station on Bethel Street, Norwich
Police officers on patrol in the city

FILE PICTURE TO ILLUSTRATE POLICING Norwich City Police Station on Bethel Street, Norwich Police officers on patrol in the city

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A Londoner has been kept in police custody due to suspicions he may have drugs concealed in his body.

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Conrad Atere-Roberts, 24, of Sketchley Gardens, Lewisham, was charged with being concerned in the supply of heroin and obstructing a police search powers.

Kevin Christian-Zekarius, 24, of Penrose Street, Southwark, faced the charges and cannabis possession.

They appeared in court on Wednesday with a third man Mitchell Brewer, 18, of Norwich Road, Ipswich, who was charged with supply of heroin and possession of an offensive weapon.

His arrest, on Monday, came after police witnessed a suspected drugs exchange in the area of Orchard Street, Ipswich. He pleaded guilty and was bailed to be sentenced at a later date.

Officers also searched a flat in St Helen’s Street and arrested the Londoners both kept in custody under the Criminal Justice Act.

Christian-Zekarius was released from police custody yesterday and appeared before magistrates again, where he was remanded to appear before Ipswich Crown Court on Thursday, May 25.

Atere-Roberts remains in police custody.

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