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Nine charged after raids in Wigan and Merseyside


Nine people have been charged after raids in Wigan and Merseyside.

All nine have been charged with conspiracy to supply Class A drugs under the Misuse of Drugs Act.

They have been remanded in custody and are appearing at Wigan and Leigh Magistrates’ Court today, Friday 1 December 2017.

On Thursday 30 November 2017, officers made arrests, as part of Operation Land which is an ongoing investigation into drug supply.

The following have been charged:

Daniel Dyson (29/09/92) of Ormskirk Road, Wigan.

Jason Atherton (13/12/74) of Beech Hill Avenue, Wigan.

Kayley Glover (20/08/90) of Ormskirk Road, Wigan.

David Edwards (29/03/66) of Kendrick Place, Wigan.

Kevin Barr (27/05/82) of Vine Street, Wigan.

Victoria Cornish (05/04/71) of Holme Court, Wigan.

Stephen Smith (16/02/66) of Chelsea Court, Liverpool.

Kim O’Brien (14/06/71) of Chelsea Court, Liverpool.

Jon Birchall (13/03/98) of Spruce Grove, Liverpool.

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