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Man charged after £5million of cocaine found in Clerkenwell raid

10:51 04 March 2013

Golden Lane Pic: Google

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A man has been charged after police found £5million worth of cocaine in Clerkenwell.

Harry Difford, 23, of Golden Lane, Clerkenwell, will appear at Thames Magistrates Court today charged with possession with intent to supply class A drugs.

Officers raided an address in Golden Lane just before 9pm on Friday where they found three bags containing approximately 37 kilos of a what they believe is cocaine.

A 23-year-old was arrested in nearby Fann Street.

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