Alfreton trio arrested on suspicion of drug offences


Police have arrested three people on suspicion of drug offences following a warrant at a house in Alfreton.

Operational Support Team officers carried out the warrant on Monday, 7th April on Milton Avenue, with support from the local Safer Neighbourhood policing team.

A quantity of suspected Cannabis and Heroin was seized during the raid, which was set up following reports of suspicious activity from the local community.

A 41-year-old woman and an 18-year-old woman from Alfreton were arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply drugs, and a 16-year-old male was arrested on suspicion of possession of Cannabis.

All three people have been released on bail pending further enquiries.

Anyone with information about illegal drug use or activity should contact Derbyshire police on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.