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Local Couple Charged with Drugs Offences


A local couple have each been charged with Possession with Intent to Supply a Class A drug, Possession of a Class A Drug, Possession of a Class B Drug and Possession of a Class C Drug.


Monica Casey, 44, and Francisco Varo Torres, 43, were arrested on 8 January 2023 after officers had visited their property in the Laguna Estate on a separate matter.  During a search of the property, officers seized:


     47 wraps of Class A drugs

     2 wraps of a Class B Drug

     30 tablets of a ‘Prescription Only’ Class C drug

     Plus 2 further pieces of Class B drug


The defendants were bailed until 2 June when they were charged with the offences above. They are due to appear in the Magistrates’ Court on Monday 5 June.