Police seize £400k worth of cocaine after stopping and searching car on the A19

A stop and search found suspected cocaine in their vehicle and suspicion of supplying class A drugs, leads to investigation.

Tuesday, 26th November 2019, 11:05 am

A large quantity of suspected cocaine was seized from a vehicle, estimated to be worth between £200,000 and £400,000.

On Friday, November 22 officers stopped and searched a Volkswagen Jetta on the A19 close to the A174 turn off.

Two men, both aged 25 were arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to supply class A drugs.

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Vehicle stop and search found suspected cocaine. Picture: Google Maps

They have been released and are under investigation.