Suspected cocaine and cannabis worth £7,500 found in Billingham home

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Suspected cocaine and cannabis with an estimated street value in excess of £7,500 have been found hidden in a wardrobe and loft in Billingham.

The suspected drugs were discovered on Sunday, January 31 after a warrant was executed at the property on Crescent Avenue.

A 19-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply class A drugs and possession with intent to supply class B drugs. He was bailed pending further inquiries.

An 18-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of driving while unfit through drugs. She was also bailed pending further inquiries.

Anyone with information regarding drugs activity in their area is asked to contact Cleveland Police on 101, the Community Drugs Enforcement Team confidentially on 0800 929 702 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.