Drugs warrant executed on house in Swindon

Wiltshire Police officers have carried out a section 23 Misuse of Drugs warrant on a property in Dixon Street yesterday (Thursday 6 April 2017).

The search was carried out around 9am and approximately one kilo of cannabis was discovered in a suitcase.

The case, along with other items including: digital scales, an iPad and mobile phone were seized.

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A 21-year-old man from Swindon was arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply a controlled Class B drug.   He has been released “under investigation” without bail (see explanation in Notes to Editors).

PC Simon Sanghera said: “This warrant was carried out thanks to good intelligence given by the local community.

“Our message is: we will always act on any information given to us; rest assured we will act on any concerns from those living in Swindon.

“If anyone has any further information in relation to this warrant please contact me.”

If you can help with our enquiries please contact PC Simon Sanghera on 101 or anonymously, via Crimestoppers, on 0800 555 111.