Man and woman arrested in Birkenhead for Class A drugs offences

Merseyside Police has arrested a man and a woman on suspicion of possession with intent to supply Class A drugs and possession of Criminal Property.

Officers working on Project Medusa were deployed to the Birkenhead area yesterday, Wednesday 8 June, where they identified two people who were searched.

A 27 year-old man and a 30 year-old woman, both from the Liverpool area, were arrested for drugs supply and possession of Criminal Property and remain in custody where they will be questioned by officers.

A search was also carried out a house in Kensington.

A quantity of cash, suspected drugs and mobile phones have been seized and will be taken away for forensic examination.

Sergeant Craig Evans said, “We know that drug dealing is a blight on our communities and we will relentlessly pursue those people responsible. I would continue to urge people to come forward if they have information about drug dealing in their neighbourhood.”

Anyone with information is asked to DM @MerPolCC or contact @CrimestoppersUK anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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