FOUR people have been charged and seven bailed following the execution of 11 warrants by officers from Eastern Region Specialist Operation Unit (ERSOU), Norfolk, Cambridgeshire, Lincolnshire and West Yorkshire on July 12 as part of Operation Leap – an investigation into alleged money laundering and drug trafficking.
The warrants included addresses at Elm and Wisbech.
Those arrested and charged include: Sarah Jane Higginson (36) of Silt Road, Nordelph, who has been charged with conspiracy to supply Class A drugs, namely Heroin and money laundering offences; Paul Higginson (38) of Begdale Road, Elm, who has been charged with conspiracy to supply Class A drugs, namely Heroin and money laundering offences.
Both appeared at King’s Lynn Magistrates Court on July 13 and were remanded in custody and are both due to appear at Norwich Crown Court on July 27.
A further seven people - five men and two women - have been released on bail pending further enquiries.