Local Man Charged With Drug Offences Following RGP Cocaine Seizure

Yesterday a local man was charged with Possession of a Controlled Class A Drug and Class B Drug as well as Possession of a Controlled Class A Drug With Intent to Supply. 

A statement from the RGP follows below:

Mitchel WELLS (29) of Laguna Estate was charged yesterday afternoon  with a number of drugs-related offences:  

  1. Possession of a Controlled Class A Drug 
  2. Possession of a Controlled Class A Drug With Intent to Supply 
  3. Possession of a Controlled Class B Drug  

The charges follow an operation conducted by Drug Squad officers on  Friday 9th October 2020, when a search of WELLS’ residence resulted in  the seizure of 7.16 grams of cocaine prepared in individual wrappers for  sale, with a street value of £430.00, as well as a minor amount of cannabis  resin.  

WELLS will be appearing before the Magistrates’ Court today (23/2/21).