Two arrested as £4,500 of heroin found near Shropshire/Powys border

By Nick Humphreys | Llanfyllin | News | Published: | Last Updated:

Two people have been arrested after £4,500 worth of heroin was found near the Shropshire/Powys border.

The Class A drugs were found after police stopped a vehicle near Llanfyllin, arrested the driver and carried out a drug swipe.

The man tried to throw a quantity of cocaine away, police said, before he went with officers to complete paperwork at an address.

There they arrested another suspect who had 30g of heroin and cannabis.

Newtown RPU said: "Vehicle stop near Llanfyllin, driver arrested and and drug swipe.

"He also started trying to throw his 35g of cocaine. S18 completed at address, another arrested,in possession of 30g of heroin and quantity of cannabis. Street value approx £4,500 Class A."

Nick Humphreys

By Nick Humphreys
Senior Reporter

Senior reporter for the Shropshire Star focusing on Shrewsbury.

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