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A suspected drug dealer has been charged with supplying cocaine in Chatham

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On Saturday 5 December 2020, officers responded to a report of a disturbance inside a house in Yarrow Road, Chatham.


As they arrived at the property a man who was seeking to leave was stopped and searched. Officers seized two mobile phones and suspected cocaine.


A vehicle belonging to the man was also searched and a quantity of cash was seized along with two further mobile phones.


Daniel Welch, 38, of Fyfield Road, Rainham, London, was later charged with possession with intent to supply cocaine and acquiring criminal property, namely the cash seized.


He appeared before Medway Magistrates’ Court on 7 December where he was bailed to a hearing at Maidstone Crown Court on 4 January 2021.