Metropolitan Police Inspector Darren Lewis faces drug charge

A Metropolitan Police inspector has been charged with intent to supply anabolic steroids.

Darren Lewis, 47, from Essex, has also been charged with producing the Class C drug and money laundering. He has been suspended from duty.

He was arrested along with 30-year-old Nicholas Boys, from Essex, who was also charged with conspiracy to supply and produce the drug.

Both men were arrested in September last year but were charged on Friday.

They have been bailed to appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court on 10 June.

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