Axe and drugs recovered in police crackdown on organised crime

An axe was among the weapons recovered as part of an ongoing police crusade against organised crime.

Tuesday, 8th June 2021, 5:57 pm

A Cleveland Police statement said: “A drugs warrant was executed on South Avenue in Billingham on Friday, June 4, as part of Operation Endeavour to tackle serious and organised crime.

“Class B and C drugs, drugs paraphernalia and weapons were seized from the address.”

“Anyone with information regarding drugs activity in their area is asked to contact Cleveland Police on 101, Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at

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