A 16-year-old boy from Coventry was among five people arrested as police searched a property in Leamington.

Officers from Leamington Proactive CID searched an address in Windmill Road on Monday afternoon (November 30) and suspected class A drugs were seized.

Five people were arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of drugs, including a 16-year-old boy from Coventry, a 57-year-old man from Kenilworth, two women aged 28 and 50 and a 52-year-old man , all from Leamington.

They have all been released under investigation while enquiries continue.

Detective Sergeant Sarah Wolsey, from Warwickshire Police, said: “The Proactive CID team has helped remove a substantial amount of class A drugs from the streets of Leamington over recent months.

“We would urge anyone with information about drug dealing in their community to come forward. The details you provide are vital and enable officers to target offenders and make our community safer.”

Anyone with information that could help Warwickshire Police can call 101, quoting crime reference 23/51194/20.

Alternatively, information can be provided anonymously via the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

You can stay up-to-date with all the latest crime stories from across Coventry and Warwickshire by joining our crime group on Facebook.

To sign up for our newsletter, delivered free to your inbox, click here.





Source link

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *