Two men have appeared before magistrates following the execution of four warrants under the Misuse of Drugs Act at addresses in Northamptonshire and the West Midlands.
The pair, along with a 43-year-old man from Peterborough, were arrested on Wednesday 14 June, on suspicion of conspiracy to supply Class A drugs between March 2022 and April this year.
A 60-year-old man from Northamptonshire and a 49-year-old man from Solihull were subsequently charged with conspire to supply a Class A drug (cocaine).
The 49-year-old was also charged with money laundering offences.
Both appeared before Northampton Magistrates’ Court today (Friday, 16 June), where they were remanded in custody until their next appearance which will be at Northampton Crown Court on Thursday 27 July.
The warrants were executed as part of an EMSOU investigation, supported by officers from Northamptonshire Police, West Midlands Police and West Midlands Fire & Rescue Service.
A significant amount of Class A, Class B and Class C drugs were seized along with a large amount of cash and three vehicles – a Lamborghini, a Ferrari, and a Range Rover – from two address in Northampton and Solihull.
The 43-year-old Peterborough man was released on police bail pending further enquiries.