Isle Of Man / Ellan Vannin

Man charged after 'significant' cocaine seizure

A man from the Isle of Man has been charged with drugs offences after police seized cocaine with a street value of £45,000.

The 30-year-old is charged with possessing Class A drugs, and possessing a class B drug, said police.

He has been remanded in custody since Wednesday and will appear in Douglas courthouse later.

A 31-year-old man from Lancashire, who was also arrested on Wednesday, has been bailed pending further inquiries.

Det Sgt Paul Holland said it was a "significant seizure" for the island.

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