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Three men arrested following drugs raid

PUBLISHED: 09:37 18 January 2019 | UPDATED: 21:07 18 January 2019

Police swooped on an address in Anselm Avenue, Bury St Edmunds Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

Police swooped on an address in Anselm Avenue, Bury St Edmunds Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

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Three men were arrested after allegedly hiding class A drugs in a shoe during a police raid in Bury St Edmunds.

Officers carried out a warrant under section 23 of the Misuse of Drugs Act at an address in Anselm Avenue in the town on Wednesday.

Suspected class A drugs, an amount of cash and mobile phones were recovered.

Three men – aged 50, 26, and 24 – were arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to supply class A controlled drugs and were taken into police custody for questioning.

Suffolk police’s scorpion team then posted a poem about the incident on Twitter.

All three men have subsequently been released under investigation pending further enquiries.


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