Man charged with dealing heroin in Hastings town centre

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A man has been committed for trial, charged with drug dealing in Hastings town centre, following a police operation on Thursday, May 18.

Paul Guthrie, 33, unemployed, of no fixed address, appeared at Brighton Magistrates’ Court on Friday, May 19, charged with possession of heroin with intent to supply, possession of a knife, and money laundering. He was remanded in custody for trial, to make an initial appearance at Lewes Crown Courts on June 16.

Anyone with information about drug dealing in Sussex communities can contact the police at any time at You can also call 101 or email

You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 1111 (

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