Officers investigating Covid-19 breach in Luton uncover suspected drugs den

Police investigating reports of a breach of Covid-19 regulations in Luton last week found more than they bargained for...

Tuesday, 16th March 2021, 5:12 pm
Updated Tuesday, 16th March 2021, 8:48 pm
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Officers attended an address in Midland Road on Friday, March 12, and uncovered a suspected drugs den.

Substances believed to be class A and class B drugs were retrieved from the premises and a man has been arrested.

A Beds Police spokesman said: "On Friday, March 12, officers investigating a report of a possible breach of Covid-19 regulations at an address in Midland Road, Luton, recovered a number of items, believed to be class A and class B drugs.

"A man in his 20s was arrested on suspicion of drug offences and has been released under investigation.

"The investigation is ongoing.

"If you have concerns about criminality in your community, please report to police via our online reporting centre at https://www.bedfordshire.police.uk/report."