Two arrested after 110 wraps of suspected class A drugs seized at Newmarket house

PUBLISHED: 14:14 01 April 2019 | UPDATED: 14:14 01 April 2019

A Colchester man has been sentenced to 12 weeks in prison.   Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

A Colchester man has been sentenced to 12 weeks in prison. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN


Police have arrested two people in connection with drug offences after a raid on a house in Newmarket.

Officers found more than 100 wraps of suspected class A drugs after carrying out a search warrant on Saturday March 30 on a property in Windsor Road.

During a search of the property police recovered 110 wraps of suspected crack cocaine, a package containing a powder substance believed to be heroin, and a further quantity of suspected crack cocaine.

Officers also recovered around £500 in cash, mobile phones and electronic scales

A 27-year-old woman and a 19-year-old man were arrested at the house on suspicion of being concerned in supplying a controlled drug.

They were both taken to Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Centre for questioning and were both later released under investigation pending further inquiries.

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