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Two more arrests in police operation against drug dealing at Ilford station

PUBLISHED: 17:27 09 September 2016 | UPDATED: 17:27 09 September 2016

Members of British Transport Police's Operational Support Unit during a drugs raid on September 1.

Members of British Transport Police's Operational Support Unit during a drugs raid on September 1.

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Two more people have been arrested in a large scale British Transport Police operation against drug dealing around Ilford Station.

On Wednesday Mohammed Haider, 25, and Kevin Locaj, 19, both of no fixed address, were arrested and charged with conspiracy to supply Class A and B drugs.

The Recorder joined police on several raids in the early hours of September 1, when 17 people were arrested with anti-social behaviour and drug related offences.

Mr Haider and Mr Locaj will appear at Snaresbrook Crown Court on September 30, with the other 17 defendants.


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