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Dagenham man, 19, charged with offences linked to county lines investigation

PUBLISHED: 14:45 28 October 2020

Naseem Edwards is due to appear at Kingston Crown Court on November 24. Pic: Google

Naseem Edwards is due to appear at Kingston Crown Court on November 24. Pic: Google

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A man has appeared in court charged with offences linked to a county lines drug dealing investigation.

Naseem Edwards from Dagenahm was charged on Tuesday, October 27 with arranging or facilitating travel by another person with a view to exploitation.

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The 19-year-old also faced charges of requiring a person to perform forced or compulsory labour and with two counts of possession of a Class A drug with intent to supply.

Mr Edwards appeared at Wimbledon Magistrates’ Court today (Wednesday, October 28).

He was remanded in custody to appear at Kingston Crown Court on November 24.


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