A man from Liverpool has been charged with drug offences and assault of an emergency worker.
Malik Murphy-Vaughn, 24 years, of North Sudley Road, Aigburth has been charged with two counts of possession with intent to supply class B drugs (cannabis) and two counts of assault of an emergency worker.
In April 2021 a man was seen by officers carrying out a drug transaction near Sefton Park, and while making off he knocked over officers in the process.
The man was detained, and following a search of a property officers found a substantial quantity of suspected Class B drugs.
Murphy-Vaughn was arrested and has now been charged with the offences. He will appear at Liverpool Magistrates Court on 18 May 2022.
Anyone with information about drug supply or weapons being stored, carried or used in their community is asked to contact @MerPolCC, 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously on 0800 555 111. Always call 999 if a crime is in progress.