Three Londoners arrested after drugs raids in Aberdeen

A woman and two men have been arrested after raids in Esslemont Avenue and Granton Place, Aberdeen.

Three Londoners arrested after drugs raids in Aberdeen STV News

A woman and two men have been arrested and charged after drugs worth nearly £35,000 were recovered from flats in Aberdeen.

Police executed a search warrant at addresses on Esslemont Avenue and Granton Place where significant quantity of drugs, worth an estimated street value of £35,000 were discovered alongside a four-figure sum of cash.

A women, aged 23, and two men, aged 30 and 31, all from the London area, were arrested and charged in connection with the recovery.

They are due to appear at Aberdeen Sheriff Court on Thursday, June 20.

A report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.

Detective constable Daniel Connelly said: “We are committed to tackling the supply of illegal substances which have a harmful impact on our communities.

“Investigations like this underline our commitment to the Serious Organised Crime Taskforce and the country’s Serious Organised Crime Strategy. We continue to work with partner agencies to make our streets safer.

“I’d urge anyone who has concerns or information about the sale and supply of drugs in their area to contact Police Scotland via 101. Alternatively, if you wish to remain anonymous, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”

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