A 25-year-old man has been arrested and suspected class A drugs recovered after he made off from Middlesbrough Neighbourhood Team officers.
The man was detained after a short foot pursuit on Saltwells Road on Thursday 24th August.
The man was arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply class A drugs and remains in police custody at this time.
A large around of suspected class A drugs were seized.
Anyone with information regarding drugs activity in their local area is asked to call Cleveland Police on 101 or contact independent charity Crimestoppers online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org or by calling 0800 555 111.