Police charge teen after cocaine and knuckle duster find

A teenager has been charged after with offences including intent to supply crack cocaine and handling stolen goods.

Monday, 14th March 2016, 4:31 pm
Updated Monday, 14th March 2016, 4:31 pm

Josh Cumberbatch, 19, of Belvedere Place, Worsley Mesnes, was arrested on January 14 after police recovered a Volvo car which had been stolen by means of burglary three days earlier.

The driver was arrested, during which police also recovered a quantity of drugs and a knuckle duster.

The 19-year-old is charged with handling stolen goods, possession of crack cocaine with intent to supply, being concerned in the supply of heroin, possessing an offensive weapon and driving without a licence or insurance.

He will appear at Liverpool Crown Court on April 8 following a hearing at Wigan Magistrates on Friday.