Man and woman charged after £20,000 worth of drugs seized

Officers recovered cocaine, heroin, ecstasy and cannabis after searching properties in Forres.

Forres: Police raided Silk Court. <strong>Google 2019</strong>
Forres: Police raided Silk Court. Google 2019

Two people have been charged after around £20,000 worth of cocaine, heroin, ecstasy and cannabis was seized in a police raid in Moray.

Officers recovered the drugs haul after searching properties in Silk Court, Forres, during an intelligence-led operation on Monday.

A four-figure sum of cash and other drug paraphernalia were also discovered.

A 64-year-old man and a 30-year-old woman were charged in connection with the seizure and are expected to appear at Elgin Sheriff Court on Tuesday.

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DC Rosanagh Davison said: “Illegal drugs bring nothing but misery to our communities and North East Division is committed to removing them before they end up in the hands of vulnerable people.”

If you have any concerns about drug misuse in your community, call the police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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