09/09/2019

Two Men Arrested Following Suspected Drugs Seizure in Middlesbrough

Two men have been arrested after a quantity of drugs and cash were seized from a vehicle in Middlesbrough.

Officers seized a quantity of suspected class A and B drugs and a large amount of cash after stopping a vehicle on Bradhope Road, Middlesbrough at around 04:05am this morning.

A 19-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of being in the possession of class A drugs, possession with intent to supply class A and class B drugs, acquiring/using/possessing criminal property and possessing an offensive weapon in a public place.

A 22-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of two counts of possession with intent to supply class A drugs, possession with intent to supply class B drugs, possessing an offensive weapon in a public place, driving under the influence of drugs, driving under the influence of drugs, driving without insurance, driving without a licence and acquiring/using/possessing criminal property.

They both remain in custody whilst enquiries are ongoing.