Police seize suspected drugs in raid on home
police have seized a quantity of suspected drugs during a raid on
a home in the town.
carried out a search warrant at a property in the middle of Burnham-On-Sea
on Friday (February 24th).
seized a quantity of white tables and white powder thought to be
controlled drugs," said spokeswoman Miriam Brown.
37 year-old man voluntarily attended the police station to assist
with further enquiries following the warrant."
drugs have gone for forensic testing and our investigation is ongoing."
comes during a series of drugs warrants across Sedgemoor during
the last few weeks.
warrant in Cheddar earlier in Febrruary found two men in their early
20's in possession of cannabis. One received a cannabis warning
and a second is attending the police station voluntarily for questioning.
Andy Pritchard, Neighbourhood Manager for Sedgemoor, said: "Officers
carried out these warrants direct result of information being provided
by the community about suspected drug dealing."
have made it clear they dont want it in their neighbourhood,
we wont tolerate it and we are taking proactive action across
Sedgemoor to deal with it. Please keep talking to us, either directly
or via Crimestoppers."