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24th May, 2022

Suspected dealers arrested following New Bilton drugs raid

SUSPECTED drug dealers have been arrested after a police raided a house in Bridget Street.

Officers from Rugby Proactive CID found ‘a large quantity’ of suspected Class A drugs and cannabis, and a ‘substantial sum’ of cash during the raid in the early hours of Thursday morning (January 20).

Two men, a 37-year-old from Rugby and a 31-year-old from Coventry, were found inside and arrested on suspicion of drug possession with intent to supply. Both were later released on bail and remain under investigation.

Anyone who has any information which could help police with their ongoing enquiries is asked to call 101, quoting incident number 27 of January 20, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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