01/12/2017

1 Million Pounds Worth of Suspected Cocaine Seized

Cleveland Police have recovered suspected cocaine worth an estimated value excessing 1 million pounds.

The suspected drugs were recovered from the Park Crescent area of Darlington on Wednesday 29th November.

A 25-year-old man has been arrested and charged with supplying a controlled drug and a 36-year-old man has been arrested and charged with possession of drugs with intent to supply. Both men will appear at Teesside Crown Court on Tuesday 2nd January.

A third male aged 35-years-old has been arrested on suspicion of being in the possession of drugs with intent to supply and has been released under investigation.

Anyone with information regarding drugs activity in their local area is asked to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.