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28th May, 2022

Boy, 15, arrested on suspicion of dealing heroin and crack in Rugby

A 15-YEAR-OLD has been arrested on suspicion of dealing heroin and crack cocaine in Rugby.

Police stopped and searched a male in Jubilee Street at around midday on Tuesday (April 6).

A quantity of class A drugs – suspected to be heroin and crack cocaine – were found along with a quantity of cash, a burner phone and paperwork.

A 15-year-old boy from Dudley was arrested on suspicion of possession of Class A drugs with intent to supply. He has been released under investigation while enquiries are ongoing.

PC Rebecca Naughton from Rugby CID said: “Thank you to the members of the public who reported suspicious behaviour to us – the public are the eyes and ears of our communities and any intelligence provided will be acted upon.

“These offences will not be tolerated and we are determined to continue the disruption and supply of drugs throughout the county.”

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