New Brighton man arrested on suspicion of drug supply

Merseyside Police has arrested a man on suspicion of drug supply offences following an incident in New Brighton on Thursday, 6 June.

Just before midnight, officers attended an address in Sidney Avenue in relation to a wanted man.

A man was located at the scene, and a large quantity of suspected cocaine and cannabis was seized. Other suspected drug supply paraphernalia was also found. Officers remained at the scene carrying out enquiries.

A 48-year-old man from New Brighton was arrested on suspicion of Production of Class A drugs, and Possession with intent to supply Class A and Class B drugs. He remains in custody for questioning.

If you suspect that drugs are being stored, produced, or supplied where you are, then contact @MerPolCC, 101 or anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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