Man arrested in Hemel Hempstead after being found with ‘block’ of suspected cocaine

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A man was arrested after his car was stopped and he was found to have a 240g block of suspected cocaine.

Derek Danso, 37, of 
Belsize Avenue, Peterborough, was apprehended in Leverstock Green Road, Hemel Hempstead, at around 9.40am last 
Sunday (May 19).

Danso appeared at Hatfield Remand Court the following day and was charged with possession with intent to supply a Class A drug.

He is due to appear at Luton Crown Court on June 17.

Inspector Jeff Scott 
said: “We are committed to tackling those who 
attempt to bring drugs into Hertfordshire and will 
relentlessly pursue those suspected of doing so.”

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