Two men flee as £150,000 of cannabis discovered in car

The drugs were found by police during a routine stop in Kirkcaldy.

Police: Drugs recovered from car in Kirkcaldy.
Police: Drugs recovered from car in Kirkcaldy.

Police are hunting two men who fled the scene as a six-figure sum of drugs were seized from a car in Fife.

Officers searched a black Vauxhall Insignia during a routine stop on Strathkinnes Road, Kirkcaldy, on Tuesday afternoon.

An amount of cannabis worth an estimated £150,000 was recovered during the incident, which happened around 12.30pm.

Enquiries are now ongoing to identify the vehicle’s occupants who escaped.

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Both men are described as being in their mid 20s to mid 30s and of Eastern European descent.

One was wearing all black and the other was wearing a grey top with a high visibility vest over the top.

Detective inspector Scott Davidson said: “This was a significant recovery and our enquiries are ongoing to trace those responsible.”

If you have any information contact police on 101.


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