Detectives investigating the death of 16-year-old Poppy Rodgers in York, in the early hours of the 20 April 2012, have today charged a 24-year-old local man with supplying her with a Class A controlled drug (4-methylamphetamine).
He has also been charged with another count of supplying a class A drug, four counts of attempting to supply a Class A drug and possession with intent to supply a Class A drug.
He is due to appear at York Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday 31 October 2012.
Detective Chief Inspector Nigel Costello, of North Yorkshire Police, said:
The thoughts of North Yorkshire Police are with Poppy’s family and friends who have shown great dignity in these difficult times.