Sheffield man accused of having class A drugs, knife and gun ammunition

A Sheffield man has been charged with possesion of class A drugs, a knife and gun ammunition.

Tuesday, 23rd January 2018, 5:21 pm
Updated Tuesday, 23rd January 2018, 5:25 pm
Police stopped the car on Thornborough Road in Heeley
Police stopped the car on Thornborough Road in Heeley

Ainsley Manyou, aged 26, of Middlepeak Way, Handsworth, was stopped in a vehicle by officers on Thornborough Road in Heeley on Saturday, January 20.

Police said they recovered a quantity of cannabis as well as bladed article from the car. Manyou was also later found to be in possession of a quantity of 'suspected' cocaine.

Following his arrest, officers later searched his property in Handsworth, where a quantity of suspected crack cocaine and heroin was recovered. The search also resulted in the recovery of an imitation firearm as well as live ammunition.

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Manyou appeared at Sheffield Magistrates' Court on Monday, January 22, charged with four counts of possession with intent to supply class A drugs, possession of a bladed article and possession of ammunition.

Manyou was remanded into custody until his next court date.