Five arrests after police drugs raid

PUBLISHED: 14:34 29 April 2020 | UPDATED: 15:28 29 April 2020

Ber Street in Norwich. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Ber Street in Norwich. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

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Four people have been arrested on suspicion of drugs offences after police went to an address in Norwich city centre.

Officers from Norfolk police’s Norwich East safer neighbourhood team and specialist officers from the force went to the address in the Ber Street area on Tuesday (April 28).

Four people were arrested on suspicion of drugs offences.

Norfolk police said the arrested people were two women aged in their 30s, a boy aged in his late teens and a man aged in his 50s.

They were arrested at approximately 5pm in Brooke Place on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of a controlled drug.

They were taken to Wymondham Police Investigation Centre for questioning and remain in custody.

A quantity of cash and suspected drugs were also recovered from the same location.

A fifth person was arrested over offences linked to not adhering to coronavirus lockdown restrictions.

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