Two men will appear at court after they were charged by officers investigating a burglary at a Carlisle pharmacy.

Desmond Thomas Young, aged 30, of Balfour Road, Carlisle, is charged with two counts of burglary and possession with intent to supply Class C drugs.

Andrew Ford, aged 50, of Stanhope Road, Carlisle, is charged with handling stolen goods.

Both men are scheduled to appear at North Cumbria Magistrates’ Court today (8 September).

The charges follow an investigation into a burglary at Dalston Pharmacy on Bank Street, Carlisle, on 20 August 2023.