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12 charged over drugs conspiracy
11:43am Thursday 1st November 2012 in News
A DOZEN men are due to appear in court in connection with supplying class-A drugs in the Thirsk area.
The men, who are alleged to have been involved in the supply of cocaine between July 2011 and February 2012, were charged following a long police investigation.
Although one of the men is from Leeds the remaining 11 are local to the Thirsk area.
Nine of the Thirsk men – all aged between 19 and 28 - have been charged with conspiracy to supply cocaine.
A 26-year-old man from Thirsk has been charged with conspiracy to supply cocaine and supplying Class A drugs.
A 21-year-old man from Thirsk has been charged with conspiracy to supply cocaine and supplying Class B drugs.
The Leeds man, aged 37, has been charged with conspiracy to supply cocaine.
All 12 men are due to appear at Northallerton Magistrates’ Court on November 16.