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13 Year Old Charged In Drugs Bust

Boy among 20 people charged with possession and intent to supply Class A drugs in Newport.

A 13-year-old boy is among 20 people charged with possession and intent to supply Class A drugs in Newport.

200 officers took part in a drugs operation by Gwent Police on Wednesday 26th April. 

35 addresses were raided in the area where police recovered what is believed to be Class A drugs and money.

Boys aged 15 and 16 were also arrested along with a 60 year old woman.

More than 200 officers have taken part in the major operation which began in February.

15 of those charged will appear in court tomorrow morning (Friday 28th April). 

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