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Man arrested after officers find drugs in search

The drugs that were found in Watton. Picture: Breckland Police

The drugs that were found in Watton. Picture: Breckland Police

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A man has been arrested in Watton after being found in possession of drugs.

The drugs that were found in Watton. Picture: Breckland PoliceThe drugs that were found in Watton. Picture: Breckland Police

Two men were stopped on Harvey Street during a Misuse Of Drugs Act search.

One, a 41-year old, was founded to be in possession of 14 tinfoil wraps of white powder and four bags containing cannabis that had been hidden in a tobacco pouch.

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The drugs and a phone were seized and the 41-year-old arrest.

On Twitter Breckland Police said: “Neighbourhood Policing Team made their first arrest in Watton last night. Two males seen on Harvey St.

“Stopped and grounds formed for Section 23 Misuse Of Drugs Act search. One male found to be in possession of suspected drugs, drugs and phone seized. Enquiries continue.”

The man remains in custody.

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