BMW driver in Belper charged with intent to supply drugs

A BMW driver who was "acting suspiciously" in Belper has been charged with the intent to supply drugs.

Derbyshire Police received information that the BMW was often seen in the town and the driver was acting suspiciously.

Police stopping a BMW.

Police stopping a BMW.

Police went to Belper on Thursday, 10 October and saw the car being driven along Matlock Road.

Officers stopped the car and searched the driver, who was found in possession of several wraps of drugs.

Awais Mohammed was charged with possessing heroin and cocaine with intent to supply, driving otherwise than in accordance with a licence and driving without insurance.

The 22-year-old of Olivier Street, Derby, appeared before magistrates in Chesterfield the next day, where he was remanded into prison custody.

The BMW was seized.

To report drug dealing in your area, you can contact police online or by phone:

Facebook – send a private message to /DerbyshireConstabulary

Twitter – direct message @DerPolContact

Website – complete the online contact form derbyshire.police.uk/Contact-Us.

Phone – call 101.

You can also call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999.