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Four people arrested following multiple drug-related warrants in Southampton

Officers have made four arrests after executing warrants in Southampton in relation to cross-border drug-supply activity


The warrants were executed at two addresses just before 8.20am on Monday 30 May.


Officers searched an address on Summit Way and another address on Cotswold Road.


During the searches, officers found a quantity of suspected Class A drugs, a quantity of Class B drugs, a quantity of cash and other drug-related paraphernalia.


A 45-year-old man, a 45-year-old woman and a 34-year-old woman, all from Southampton, were arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of Class A drugs and acquiring / using / possessing criminal property.


While a 56-year-old man, also from Southampton, was arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of Class A and Class B drugs, as well as acquiring / using / possessing criminal property.


They have all been released under investigation, with the exception of the 45-year-old woman who remains in custody at this time.


Police would like to thank the local residents for their patience as they completed their enquiries yesterday.


As a reminder, information that police receive from the community is vital and informs where they put resources, while allowing them too take action against any illegal activity.


If you, or anyone you know, suspects that an address in your neighbourhood is being used for drug dealing, drug-related activity or associated crime, then please report it to police by calling 101.