Police name two people charged large after suspected drugs den found in Old Basford


Two people have been remanded in custody having been charged after the discovery of a large suspected drugs den.

Leon Smart, 34, and Elen Ekpaloba, 25, both of Bulwell Lane, Basford, were arrested following a warrant in Bulwell Lane, Old Basford, at around 8.30am on Tuesday, September 21.

They have both since been charged with possession with intent to supply cannabis, mamba and cocaine along with the possession of criminal property.

They appeared at Nottingham Magistrates’ Court on Thursday, September 23 and will next appear at Nottingham Crown Court at a later date.

Neighbourhood Inspector Gordon Fenwick, said: “We had conducted a planned warrant involving several specialist policing teams.

“We take every single piece of information we receive seriously and will always act on intelligence. We are actively cracking down on drug dealing in our neighbourhoods.”

People with information relating to the supply of drugs in their area are asked to call Nottinghamshire Police on 101.
Alternatively, please call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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