Pair charged in connection with drugs offences in Musselburgh, East Lothian
Police Scotland can confirm that two people have been arrested and charged in connection with drugs offences, following a recovery in Musselburgh.
Around 1.10pm on Monday, 6 September, officers on patrol stopped a car in the Delta Drive area. Following searches, a quantity of Class A drugs was recovered, with an estimated total value of around £1,200.
A 59-year-old man and a 51-year-old woman have been arrested and charged in connection with drugs offences. The pair are expected to appear in court at a later date.
Detective Inspector Laura Dickson said: “Through both effective intelligence-gathering and the help and support from our local communities, we will continue to disrupt the supply of drugs in East Lothian and fully investigate those involved.
“Stopping the illicit flow of drugs into our communities continues to be a key priority for Police Scotland. If you have any information or concerns about suspicious activity in your area, please call 101, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, so we can investigate and take action.”