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6th Jul, 2022

Three in court over slavery and drug offences

THREE people have appeared at court charged with offences under the Modern Slavery Act and drugs supply after a 16-year-old boy was found in possession of class A drugs at Stratford railway station.

He was stopped by officers from British Transport Police’s County Lines Taskforce at at the Alcester Road station in August.

Sean Hardiman, 36, and Amy Lamb, 36, both of Drayton Avenue, Stratford, and Saddam Moussa, 19, of Browning Avenue, Ealing, appeared at Coventry Magistrates’ Court on Friday.

All three were charged with arranging or facilitating the travel of another person with a view to exploitation, being concerned in the supply of heroin and the supply of crack cocaine.

They will next appear at Warwick Crown Court on October 29.

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