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Woman charged with drugs offence after man dies in Carlisle

Borland Avenue Credit: ITV Border

A woman has been charged with a drugs offence, after a man was found dead in Carlisle.

Kevin Slater, 34, was found outside an address at Borland Avenue just before 6:30pm on 17 November, and paramedics declared him dead at the scene.

Officers arrested five people – three men and two women - on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of a controlled substance.

They have today charged 31-year-old Victoria Blair of Borland Avenue, with possession of a controlled substance with intent to supply.

She will appear on remand at Carlisle Magistrates' Court on Monday, 20 November.

The other four people arrested have been released with no further action.

Police have thanked the public for the information they have provided, and are urging anyone else who might know something to get in touch.