Three arrested after suspected drugs and pepper spray seized from car in Hartlepool

Two women and a man have been arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply class A and class B drugs.

Wednesday, 14th August 2019, 15:24 pm
Updated Wednesday, 14th August 2019, 17:43 pm
Officers stopped the vehicle on Fieldfare Road, Hartlepool. Picture by Google

Suspected drugs and pepper spray were recovered by a police who stopped a vehicle in Hartlepool on Tuesday, August 13, evening.

Officers stopped the vehicle on Fieldfare Road, Hartlepool, at around 8.40pm and recovered suspected class A drugs and a canister of pepper spray.

A subsequent search of a property resulted in officers seizing suspected class B drugs.

Two women aged 58 and 29 and a 31-year-old man were arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply class A and class B drugs. All remain in police custody at this time.

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