Weapons and suspected drugs seized in raid in Easington Colliery

Weapons and suspected drugs were seized in a raid on two houses in Easington Colliery.

Tuesday, 2nd November 2021, 3:16 pm
Updated Tuesday, 2nd November 2021, 3:17 pm

Durham Constabulary’s Easington Neighbourhood Policing Team executed Magistrates’ Search Warrants at two addresses in Barwick Street this morning, Tuesday, November 2.

A quantity of suspected Class A drugs was seized and has been sent off for testing.

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Officers also seized a selection of samurai swords and knives.

A force spokesman said: “Our thanks go out to the community who support us in identifying these locations and concerns. Enquiries are ongoing.”

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The raids took place this morning

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