JAILED: Belvedere drug dealer caught with crack cocaine and heroin

PUBLISHED: 11:33 08 August 2016

Nathaniel Eyewu-Ago

Nathaniel Eyewu-Ago


He has been jailed for three years

A drug dealer caught carrying more than three grams of class-a drugs in the grounds of a church has been jailed.

Plain clothes detectives spotted Nathaniel Eyewu-Ago, in St Mary’s Church in Woolwich in July.

Once he saw the officers, the 30-year-old discarded 10 wraps of heroin and 14 wraps of crack-cocaine, before attempting to run from police.

He was arrested near to the scene and charged the following day.

Eyewu-Ago, of Caldy Road in Belvedere, pleaded guilty to possession with intent to supply 1.89 grams of crack cocaine and 1.35 grams of heroin.

He was sentenced to three years in prison.

Det const Andrew Payne of the Greenwich Gangs Unit, said: “I want to make it very clear to people seeking to profit from supplying drugs that we will robustly target you, using all methods at our disposal.

“I also want to reassure the residents of Greenwich borough that we will constantly look to tackle and dismantle the drug supply network and address the anti-social activities surrounding drug misuse.

“I encourage the community to inform us of drug supply in your area.”

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