Police officers swoop in to arrest three people in Penhill road

A group of three people, suspected of being involved in drug dealing, were arrested by police this morning in a Penhill road.

The incident took place in Newton Way earlier today, Sunday 22 November.

Residents report that a woman exchanged something for cash with a man in the car, leading them to believe that the suspects were involved in drug dealing.

Newton Way: Where the incident took place - Credit: Google Maps
Newton Way – Credit: Google Maps
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One resident said: “One of them was on a bike so he must of went off to get the drugs and came back on his bike.”

A Wiltshire Police spokesperson said: “A 36 year old woman, a 45 year old man and a 33 year old man, all from Swindon, were arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply controlled drugs.

“All have been released on bail and our enquires are continuing.”