Four arrests made as police raid flats in Lowestoft

FOUR people have been arrested after police raided flats at Marine Parade in Lowestoft this morning (Tuesday, May 15).

Officers from the Territorial Support Team, based in Lowestoft, joined officers from the Ipswich-based drugs team to carry out the drugs warrants at three flats in Marine Parade, about 7.30am.

A police spokesman said: 'A 46-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of class A drugs while a 24-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of money laundering.

'Two other men were also arrested - a 47-year-old on suspicion of possession of heroin and a 44-year-old man on suspicion of possession of cannabis.'

All four are currently in custody at Great Yarmouth Police Investigation Centre where they are being interviewed by officers.

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The four latest arrests come after a 37-year-old man and a 39-year-old woman were arrested as thousands of pounds worth of drugs - including what's thought to be cocaine, heroin and cannabis - were seized after police raided an address in Reeves Close, Bungay yesterday (Monday, May 14).

'Officers from the Waveney Territorial Support Team carried out the warrant and discovered boxes and bags full of cannabis as well as seven plants being grown at the address,' the police spokesman said.

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'The team also seized what is believed to be a large quantity of cocaine and a small amount of heroin. Thousands of pounds in cash, a Jaguar car and a Kawasaki motorcycle have also been seized as possible proceeds of crime.'

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