police seize drugs, cash and a weapon in Highbridge raid
arrested three people and seized hundreds of pounds worth of drugs
in Highbridge on Tuesday (October 18th).
Officers from Burnham-On-Sea Police Station responded to information
received from the community by executing a drugs warrant in Kings
Street where a 30-year-old man was arrested for possession with
intent to supply cannabis.
During the search, cannabis with an estimated street value of
£300 was seized, along with cash and a set of weighing scales.
An air weapon which was also recovered at the property will be
Earlier in the day, two 16-year-old youths were stopped in Worston
Lane and were found to be in possession of cannabis. Both were
PC Adrian Jones told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We listen carefully
to the community and act on the information they give us to make
Highbridge a safer place."
will continue to target drug dealers, as well as anyone who commits
crime in our area."
"The public can have confidence that their local police
are committed to bringing offenders to justice and serving their
At the last quarterly PACT meeting in Highbridge, drug dealing
was one of the community's top priorities - as we reported here.
Pictured: Sgt Ian Kennett with some of the drugs seized in