Man charged with dealing crack cocaine and heroin in Brighton appears in court

A man charged with dealing crack cocaine and heroin in Brighton has appeared in court.

Friday, 15th March 2019, 11:45 am
Updated Friday, 15th March 2019, 12:51 pm

Ibrahim Adegbite, 22, of Chadwick Road, London, was arrested for suspected drug dealing in New Steine, Brighton, on Wednesday after prevention officers saw him ‘acting suspiciously’, a police spokesman said.

He was searched and approximately 100 wraps of class A drugs were found on him, according to police.

Adegbite was charged with two counts of possession with intent to supply crack cocaine and heroin and possession of cannabis, confirmed police.

Court news

He appeared at Brighton Magistrates’ Court yesterday (Thursday, March 14) and was remanded into custody to appear at crown court on 11 April, police said.

To report suspicious behaviour or drug dealing, visit Sussex Police’s website or call 101.