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Sheffield man charged with drugs offences

A man who lives in Sheffield and was allegedly travelling to Chesterfield to deal drugs has been charged.

Credit: Press Association

Officers stopped Kasim Iqbal’s car on Friday, June 7 on the slip road of the A61 travelling to Chesterfield from Sheffield.

They recovered crack cocaine, cannabis and a knife from his car.

Iqbal, 21, was arrested and later charged with the possession with intent to supply a Class A and Class B drug and possession of a bladed article.

“This type of cross border criminality will not be tolerated. Our officers will continue to act on intelligence received and carry out routine operations to tackle this type of crime and bring offenders to justice.”

– Detective Sergeant Steve Fuller