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Two men involved in drug dealing in Ipswich to be sentenced after police raid in town

31 May, 2017 - 15:00
Ipswich Crown Court. Picture: GREGG BROWN

Ipswich Crown Court. Picture: GREGG BROWN

Two men who were involved in the supply of drugs in Ipswich will be sentenced next month.

Two men who were involved in the supply of drugs in Ipswich will be sentenced next month.

Appearing at Ipswich Crown Court via a prison video link were Joshua Griffin, 26, of Springhurst Close, Ipswich and Craig Akena, 20, of Moorey Close, London.

Griffin admitted being concerned in the supply of crack cocaine and heroin between March and May this year.

Akena admitted possessing crack cocaine with intent to supply on May 3.

The men were charged after 400 wraps of crack cocaine were discovered following a police raid at a property in Mountbatten Court, off Prospect Street, Ipswich on May 3.

Peter Gair, prosecuting, said that Griffin had been involved in street dealing and had returned to the property where the drugs were stored while Akena admitted possessing drugs at an address in the town They will be sentenced during the week commencing July 3.


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