Nine charged with drug dealing in High Town

A total of nine people have been charged with drugs offences after a series of police raids carried out in the High Town area of Luton last Thursday morning.

Tuesday, 28th March 2017, 9:30 am
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 6:47 pm

The searches, involving 10 addresses, were carried out as part of an investigation into the supply of Class A drugs in the area.

The men charged were are as follows:

- Kane Lee, 23, of Ridgeway Road, Luton

- Ladean Lee, 21, also of Ridgeway Road, Luton

- Luke Hammond, 20, of Turners Road North, Luton

- Ryan Kirkpatrick, 34, of Colaton Close, Wolverhampton

- Ryan Paul, 20, of Bromley Gardens, Houghton Regis

- Ryan Bowen, 27, of Hitchin Road, Luton

All were charged with conspiracy to supply a Class A drug (heroin) and were remanded into custody following an appearance at Luton Crown Court on Friday, March 24.

A 17-year-old boy and two 16-year-old boys, both from Luton, were also charged with charged with conspiracy to supply a Class A drug (heroin). The 17-year-old was remanded while the 16-year-olds were bailed with conditions.