Two men charged with dealing Mamba

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Two men have been charged with possession with intent to supply a Class B drug after being arrested in Lincoln over the weekend.

Cristian Mazilu, 52, and Istvan Tanko, 23, both of Outram Street in Sutton-in-Ashfield, were charged with possession with intent to supply Mamba after their arrests in Lincoln city centre on Saturday.

Tanko was also charged with committing an act/series of acts with the intent of perverting the course of justice.

The pair were due to appear at Lincoln Magistrates Court on Monday, September 17.

Officers also arrested a 25-year-old man and a 19-year-old woman from the Gainsborough area in Lincoln on September 16.

Both were arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply Class A drugs – cocaine.

The arrests were part of Lincolnshire Police’s ongoing enforcement action to tackle drug-dealing in the city.