Southend teenager charged with drug offences

A 17-year-old boy has been charged with drugs offences in Southend.

The teenager, who is from the town and cannot be identified for legal reasons, was charged with possession with intent to supply crack cocaine and acquiring, using or possessing criminal property.

He appeared at Chelmsford Youth Court on Thursday April 8 and again on Friday April 9, where he denied the charges.

He is due to stand trial at Southend Magistrates’ Court on September 30.


Mick Ferris

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