Five released on bail after cash, drugs and mobile phones seized in early morning raids in Huntingdon

Five arrested following major police operation in Huntingdon. Picture: CAMBS POLICE

Five arrested following major police operation in Huntingdon. Picture: CAMBS POLICE - Credit: Archant

They must all return to Thorpe Wood Police Station on September 4.

Five arrested following major police operation in Huntingdon. Picture: CAMBS POLICE

Five arrested following major police operation in Huntingdon. Picture: CAMBS POLICE - Credit: Archant

The five people who were arrested after cash, drugs and mobile phones seized in early morning raids in Huntingdon have been released on bail.

More than 100 officers were involved in the execution of six simultaneous warrants across the town on August 11 as part of a crackdown on serious and organised drug crime.

Following a 5.30am briefing, officers descended on the properties in Bradshaw Close, Beaton Crescent, Sapley Park, Surrey Road, The Whaddons and St Barnabas Court.

A 20-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of drugs.

Five arrested following major police operation in Huntingdon. Picture: CAMBS POLICE

Five arrested following major police operation in Huntingdon. Picture: CAMBS POLICE - Credit: Archant


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A 25-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possession of class A drugs.

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A 28-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of drugs, money laundering and affray.

A 31-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of money laundering.

Five arrested following major police operation in Huntingdon. Picture: CAMBS POLICE

Five arrested following major police operation in Huntingdon. Picture: CAMBS POLICE - Credit: Archant

They have all now been released on bail and must return to Thorpe Wood Police Station on September 4.

Detective Chief Inspector Al Page said: “Drugs bring misery to those who become addicted. They can also lead to a life of crime as people offend in order to feed their habit.

“We’re committed to protecting our communities and will continue to target and seek to bring justice to those who supply controlled drugs in our county.”

If you suspect drug activity or dealing in your area, report it to us here: https://bit.ly/31Eqk8N

Five arrested following major police operation in Huntingdon. Picture: CAMBS POLICE

Five arrested following major police operation in Huntingdon. Picture: CAMBS POLICE - Credit: Archant

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