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Kensington and Chelsea police officer suspended after cocaine dealing charge

Detective Constable Grant McPherson will face charges when he appears in court in February

Detective Constable Grant McPherson has been suspended(Image: Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

A police officer has been suspended from duty after being accused of dealing cocaine.

Detective Constable Grant McPherson, 36, attached to Kensington and Chelsea Borough , was charged with two counts of supplying Class A drugs and one count of Misconduct in Public Office.

The 36-year-old will now appear before City of Westminster Magistrates’ Court on February 2, next year.

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He had been arrested at his home address on Tuesday, August 9 as part of a Directorate of Professional Standards investigation following a public complaint.

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