Drugs Worth More Than £5,000 Recovered in Wick

By Reporter, The HighLand Times, Friday October 6 2017

Police in Caithness have recovered a quantity of class B drugs worth more than £5,000 from a house in Wick.

The recovery was made on the evening of Wednesday, October 4 in the Wellington Street area.

A quantity of herbal cannabis valued at approximately £5,400 was seized.

A 36-year-old man has been charged in connection with the recovery and will appear at Wick Sheriff Court later in October.

Commenting Caithness area Inspector Nick Clasper said:

"Our communities have made it very clear that they will not tolerate the use and trade in illegal drugs.

"We are committed to tackling this problem both nationally and locally in the Highlands.

"As a force we will act on any information we receive from the public and anyone who can help us remove more drugs from our streets should call us on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 if you wish to remain anonymous."

 

 

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