TWO people charged in connection with supplying cocaine and heroin in Carlisle have appeared at court.

Leon Frank Kenyon and Cynesha Elizabeth Brown were both arrested on Saturday after a raid at an address in the city.

It was part of the high-profile 'county lines' drugs investigation - to tackle the supply of drugs into Cumbria from places like London.

They appeared at North Cumbria Magistrates' Court in Carlisle today.

Kenyon, 47, of Osborne Avenue, Carlisle, is charged with two counts of conspiracy to supply Class A drugs and two-allegations of being concerned in the supply of class A drugs.

Brown, 25, of Southwark, London, was charged with two counts of conspiracy to supply Class A drugs and two counts of possession with intent to supply Class A drugs.

The allegations relate to offences between January 8 and 12, that they conspired together to supply crack cocaine and heroin in Carlisle.

Kenyon also faces an allegation that between June 1 and November 23 last years, he conspired to supply heroin a Class A drug.

No pleas were entered and both were remanded in custody until they appear at Carlisle Crown Court on February 4.

Their arrests are the latest action as part of an ongoing operation in north Cumbria, targeting county lines drug supply.

Anyone with information on drug supply is asked to contact police on 101.

Alternatively you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.