Man charged with number of drug offences in Macclesfield Date published: 4th July 2017 4.56pm

Man charged with importing controlled drugs and possession with intent to supply after officers disrupted an illegal importation in Macclesfield.

On Tuesday, 27 June, officers intercepted and seized a large quantity of what is believed to be cannabis, imported from Spain due to be delivered to an address in Macclesfield.

As the investigation continued a 42-year-old man was arrested in connection with importation.

Jian Chen, of no fixed address, was subsequently charged with importing a controlled drug and possession with intent to supply Class B drugs.

He was remanded in custody and is due to appear at Chester Crown Court on Thursday, 27 July.