Two men have been charged in connection with the discovery of a substantial amount of cocaine in Tideswell.
The men, aged 31 and from Swanley in Kent and aged 26 and from South East London, have been charged with conspiring to evade a prohibition on the importation of a class A drug and conspiring to evade a prohibition on the importation of firearm ammunition.
They appeared at Chesterfield magistrates court today (Friday, March 15).
On Monday, March 11, a large amount of drugs and several bullets were found underneath a vehicle in Tideswell.
The men were arrested in the village on Wednesday, March 13.
Detective Inspector Shaun McElheron said: “We will continue to fight the war against controlled drugs coming in to the county and I would urge anyone with information about drugs to call us.”
Contact Derbyshire police on 101 or Crimestoppers confidentially on 0800 555 111.