TITLE

Commuting crack dealers bring 'Bogof' sales to Soho

AUTHOR(S)
Mark Blunden, Justin Davenport ; Conor Sheils
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Evening Standard;5/17/2013, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
CRACK cocaine dealers are "commuting" to the West End to lure addicts with multi-buy offers and fake drugs, police said today, after arresting 18 people in Soho.
ACCESSION #
87612644

 

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