Man arrested over suspected class A drugs in Shrewsbury

By Charlotte Bentley | Harlescott | Crime | Published:

A man was arrested in Shrewsbury on suspicion of possession of class A drugs and a firearm.

Police officers arrested a man in the Harlescott area on Wednesday after they stopped to search a car.

The team apprehended the man for suspected possession of class A drugs and what they believe to be a firearm.

West Mercia Police North Team tweeted: "Nice stop on a car in Harlescott area of Shrewsbury resulted in an arrest of a male by the team on suspicion of possession of Class A drugs and a S5 Firearm."

Charlotte Bentley

By Charlotte Bentley
Community Reporter - @CharlotteB_Star

Community Reporter at the Shropshire Star, helping under-represented communities to find a voice in Shropshire and Mid Wales. Contact me at

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