Drugs, money and diamonds seized in Neasden lunchtime raid

Five men have appeared in court following intelligence led operation

Police have seized drugs, money and diamonds after storming an address in Neasden in a lunchtime raid.

Officers from the Met’s Central Task Force swooped on the property in Eastleigh Close where they found two kilograms of cocaine, �100,000 in cash and a ‘significant’ amount of high-value diamonds.

Five men have appeared in Brent Magistrates’ Court accused of conspiracy to supply cocaine following the raid which took place last Friday (7).

James Bailey, 33, of Eastleigh Close, Neasden, Marlon Okeowo, 32, and Karl King, 36, both from Hendon, Daniel Dunkan, 36, from Eltham and Aaron Bowell, 25, of no fixed address, were all remanded in custody to appear before Harrow Crown Court on December 12.