Newmarket - drug arrest
Police have arrested a man in connection with drug offences in Newmarket.
Officers conducted a search of a man on Kingston Passage in the town on Friday afternoon (16 October). During the search a large amount of cash, two mobile phones and a quantity of cannabis were discovered.
A search of his property was also conducted and a large amount of cannabis, class A drugs, suspected to be cocaine and a further large amount of cash, some of it suspected to be counterfeit and scaled were located.
A 22 year old man was arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply Class A drugs, suspicion of possession with intent to supply cannabis, suspicion of fraud and forgery and on suspicion of dangerous driving and he was taken to Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Centre for questioning. He was released under investigation pending further enquiries.
The supply and dealing of illegal drugs will not be tolerated and residents can be reassured that any information passed to police will be acted on. Anyone concerned about drug related activity in their neighbourhood should contact police on 101, or you can provide any information anonymously by calling the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.