Drug dealer charged as police tackle ‘county lines’

A 21-year-old has been charged with drug dealing after being caught in Lincoln on Thursday.

John Mills of no fixed address has been charged with possession with intent to supply Class A drugs after being found in possession on Monks Road, Lincoln on Thursday, October 11.

He appeared at Lincoln Magistrates Court on Friday, October 12 and police said it was part of their weeklong focus on tackling County Lines.

The ongoing efforts to tackle County Lines continued on Friday as two arrests were made after officers carried out raids in Skegness.

A recent county lines investigation made headlines as a landmark case in Lincolnshire: