Drugs valued at over £39,000 recovered in Kemnay

Published 06 December 2018

Two people have been charged following the recovery of cannabis and cocaine with an estimated street value of over £39,000 from the Kemnay area of Aberdeenshire.

The recovery was made as part of an intelligence led operation carried out by officers from the Garioch Community Policing Team and the Divisional Alcohol and Violence Reduction Unit in the Alexander Crescent area of Kemnay on Wednesday 5 December 2018.

As a result a 27 year old man and a 32 year old women have been charged and are anticipated to appear at Aberdeen Sheriff Court today, Thursday, 6 December.

Garioch officer, PC Keiran Reid said: “We are committed to tackling the supply of illegal drugs in local communities here in the North East.

“I would encourage anyone who has concerns about potential drug misuse in their area to call us with details. Information from the public enables us to take action against those responsible and remove drugs destined for our local streets.

“Information can be given directly to Police Scotland on 101, or to remain anonymous contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”

Contact Details

Call 101 for non-emergencies and general policing matters, in an emergency call 999. If you have information about a crime you can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

If your email enquiry is relating to the UK or Scottish Governments coronavirus guidance please refer to gov.scot/coronavirus. If it is a medical enquiry regarding coronavirus please refer to nhsinform.scot/coronavirus.

Your Community

Find out more about local policing issues in this area by visiting: Aberdeenshire South, North East, West Garioch

Originally Published: