DETECTIVES have charged two men with drug supply offences after a warrant was carried out on Church Road in Formby.
On September 9, a man was arrested and taken in for questioning after the warrant was executed when devices and other documentation were seized. Alan Hodgson, 40, of Church Road has now been charged with supply of cannabis; ketamine; heroin and cocaine; and possession of Class A and B drugs.
Later that day, officers attended an address in Whiston to carry out separate enquiries. A man later attended at a police station and was arrested. Mathew Badibanga, 33, of Manorwood Drive has now been charged with supply of cocaine; heroin; cannabis and amphetamines.
Both men appeared at Liverpool Magistrates Court on Thursday, September 10. Both charges are linked to the ongoing national investigation Operation Venetic.