Man charged with possession of heroin


A MAN has been charged with possession of heroin after he was stopped and searched by police for acting suspiciously.

The 49-year-old man was stopped by officers at Pevensey Court, off Ringwood Avenue, Chesterfield on Monday, August 8.

Officers found two small bags of suspected heroin in his pocket. The man was arrested and later charged.

He will appear before magistrates in Chesterfield on Wednesday, September 14.

If you have information about drug use in your community call Derbyshire police on 0345 123 3333 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.