Three people arrested after police find crack cocaine and diamorphine at a property in Old Foundry Road, Ipswich

Old Foundry Road in Ipswich.

Old Foundry Road in Ipswich. - Credit: Sarah Lucy brown

Two men have been charged with drugs offences following a police raid in Ipswich.

Officers executed a warrant under the Misuse of Drugs Act at a property in Old Foundry Road yesterday.

A significant amount of Class A drugs, including crack cocaine, were seized and two men and a woman were arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of a controlled drug.

They were taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre for questioning and the two men were subsequently charged as follows:

Ben Carter, aged 28, of Sprucewood Close, Liverpool; and John-Paul Rolland, aged 24, of Finborough Road, Liverpool; both charged with one count of possessing crack cocaine with intent to supply, and one count of possessing diamorphine with intent to supply.


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Both men were remanded in custody and are due to appear before Ipswich Magistrates’ Court today.

The woman – who is aged 20 and from Lowestoft – has been bailed to return to Martlesham PIC on September 7 pending further enquiries.

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