Teenagers arrested after police drugs raid in Stevenage

Suspected class A and class B drugs seized by police from a house on Ripon Road, Stevenage. Picture:

Suspected class A and class B drugs seized by police from a house on Ripon Road, Stevenage. Picture: Herts Police - Credit: Archant

Two teenagers were arrested yesterday after police forced entry into an address in Stevenage and seized a large amount of cash and suspected class A and B drugs.

The men, both aged 18, were arrested at the property and both have now been released on bail until April 30.

One was arrested on suspicion of a GBH offence which occured on March 21 in an underpass between Canterbury Way and Ripon Road, as well as on suspicion of possession with intent to supply class A drugs.

The second man was arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply both class A and class B drugs.

Dt Sgt Fay Tooley said: “This was a good result with officers acting on intelligence received.


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“However we are still keen to here from anyone who has any information about drug-related activity in this area. We are committed to tackling drug crime in Stevenage and will deal robustly with those we catch.”

If you have any information relating to drug activity in this area contact Fay Tooley on 101 or report online at herts.police.uk/report.

Alternatively you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their anonymous online form at crimestoppers-uk.org.

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