Three people charged in relation to drugs offences

Published 21 March 2019

Three people have been charged and are due to appear in court in Peterhead today following drug recoveries in Fraserburgh and Peterhead.

On Wednesday 20 March 2019 an intelligence led operation was carried out in the Frithside Street area of Fraserburgh. As a result crack cocaine valued at £120 was recovered.

A 23 year old man from the Liverpool area was arrested and charged in relation to alleged drugs offences and is expected to appear at Peterhead Sheriff Court today Thursday 21 March 2019.

In a further incident, heroin valued at £260 was recovered after a vehicle was stopped on Ugie Street, Peterhead on Wednesday 20 March 2019.

As a result a 21 year old man and a 18 year old woman, who are local to the area, are expected to appear at Peterhead Sheriff Court today (Thursday 21 March 2019).

Inspector George Cordiner said: “Police Scotland is committed to tackling drug misuse in our local communities. If you have any concerns about drug misuse in your area, or you notice any suspicious activity, call us with details.  Anyone with information is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101 or to remain anonymous, call the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111."


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

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