East Durham homes searched in drug raids

One of the doors following the raids in East Durham by police. Copyright Durham Constabulary.
One of the doors following the raids in East Durham by police. Copyright Durham Constabulary.

Two people have been cautioned for possessing suspected drugs after a series of raids were carried out across East Durham today.

Officers from Durham Constabulary have today executed several search warrants across East Durham in relation to drugs and stolen property.

The teams were acting on information from the community.

Addresses at Stavordale West in Seaham , Fifth Street in Horden and Hepscott Avenue in Blackhall were searched .

A 45-year-old female and a 42-year-old male have received cautions for possession of controlled substances.