Two arrested in £3,000 drugs bust

Written by Peter Davison on .

Suspected drugs seized in an early morning raidSuspected drugs seized in an early morning raidTwo people have been arrested following a drugs bust in Marlborough this morning (Friday).

Police executed a warrant at an address in Baylie Acre at 7.30am today, where they seized substances suspected to be cocaine and herbal cannabis, with with an estimated street value of approximately £3,000.

A 33-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply class A drugs and a 27-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of class A and B drugs.

Both were taken to custody at Gablecross Police Station in Swindon where they remain.

Acting sergeant Jansen Carter said: “As a result of community intelligence, we were able to successfully execute a warrant which has led to the seizure of a sizeable amount of drugs and the arrest of two people.

“I hope this shows that Wiltshire Police take all reports of drug activity extremely seriously and will always act on any information we receive.

“Local intelligence can play a large part in warrants like this and with the public’s help, we can take action.

“We will continue to be proactive in stamping out drug use as we understand the huge impact this type of illegal activity can have on local communities.