Duo in court charged with supplying drugs in Burnley

Two people appeared before Burnley magistrates, charged with committing supply-related drugs offences in the town.

Wednesday, 13th March 2019, 8:32 am
Updated Wednesday, 13th March 2019, 9:43 am
A man and woman from Hyndburn have appeared before magistrates charged with possessing and supplying drugs in Burnley.
A man and woman from Hyndburn have appeared before magistrates charged with possessing and supplying drugs in Burnley.

Stacey McKay (29) and Mark Rivers (33) both face 11 counts of possessing Class B controlled drugs with intent to supply, including allegations involving ethylphenidate, methiopropamine and tetrahydrocannabinol, known as THC.

The pair are also accused of acquiring/using criminal property -cash and jewellery. All the alleged offences are said to have taken on April 26th last year.

The defendants, of Whalley Road, Clayton-le-Moors, did not indicate any pleas and were told to attend a pre -trial preparation hearing at Burnley Crown Court, on Monday, April 15th.