Everton’s Jose Baxter arrested on suspicion of dealing cannabis

Posted by - October 6, 2009 - Everton

Teenage striker bailed by police

Everton youngster Jose Baxter has been arrested and bailed after being found in possession of cannabis and fake cash.

The 17-year-old was arrested along with two other men, aged 29 and 34, in the Kirkby area yesterday.

A spokesman for Merseyside Police said: “Three men have been arrested in Kirkby on suspicion of possession of cannabis with intent to supply and possession of counterfeit money. All three men have been released on police bail pending further inquiries.”