Drugs arrest in Galashiels

Published 06 December 2018

A man has been charged under the Misuse of Drugs Act following the recovery of Class A and B drugs in Galashiels.

Officers carried out an intelligence-led search of an address in Tulley Court on Tuesday 4th December where they found £3,500 worth of heroin and cannabis within.

Other items associated with drug dealing were also seized from the property.

A 33-year-old man was subsequently arrested in connection with this investigation and will appear in court at a later date.

Detective Sergeant Steven Irvine from Galashiels CID said: "We continue to tackle drug crime at all levels within the Borders and through further intelligence gathered from the public, we have seized more harmful substances before they could be sold within our communities.

"If you would like to report ongoing drug offences in your area then please contact us via 101 or make an anonymous call to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111."


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