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Man charged after £100,000 of heroin seized

£100,000 of heroin was seized from a car on the M6 on Wednesday Credit: Paul Faith, PA

A 27-year-old man from Carlisle has been charged in connection with the seizure of drugs estimated to be worth £100,000.

Scott Croxford, of Cant Crescent, was charged with possession with intent to supply heroin.

The drugs were seized from a car on the M6 near Carlisle on Wednesday 29 April.

Mr Croxford appeared before Carlisle Magistrates’ Court today.

He was remanded in custody and is due to appear at Carlisle Crown Court on 4 June.

A 22-year-old female from Carlisle has been released on bail.