Heroin and cocaine found during Shrewsbury house raid

By Lucy Todman | Shrewsbury | Crime | Published:

Heroin and crack cocaine were found when officers from West Mercia Police raided a home in Shrewsbury.

The discovery was made on Wednesday morning when West Mercia Police executed a warrant on an address in Pool Rise, Mereside, in Shrewsbury.

Two men were arrested at the address and a large quantity of drugs were seized.

A 21-year-old man from Oldbury, West Midlands, was arrested under suspicion of conspiring to supply a class A controlled drug – heroin.

Further charges included conspiring to supply a class A controlled drug – crack cocaine – and acquiring, using or possessing criminal property.

Another 28-year-old man, also from Oldbury, was arrested under suspicion of the same charges. Both men were released on bail.

Lucy Todman

By Lucy Todman

Senior reporter for the Shropshire Star and Shrewsbury Chronicle based in Shrewsbury.

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