Runcorn man charged with class A and B drug offences Date published: 20th August 2019 1.39pm

An 18-year-old man from Runcorn has been charged with drug offences.

Lewis Bates was arrested in Grangemoor in the town at around 10.15am yesterday, Monday 19 August, after being stopped and searched by officers.

He has since been charged with possession with intent to supply a class A drug (MDMA) and possession with intent to supply a class B drug (cannabis).

Bates, of Grangemoor, appeared at Warrington Magistrates’ Court today, Tuesday 20 August.

He was remanded in custody and is set to appear at Chester Crown Court on Tuesday 17 September.