.

£4k of heroin and crack cocaine seized in Kidsgrove

A man has been arrested after heroin and crack cocaine was seized in Kidsgrove.

Officers from Staffordshire Police’s newly-formed Disruption Team stopped a car in Fifth Avenue just after 5pm yesterday afternoon (9 January), but the car sped off, before colliding with garden walls and fences.

A 40-year-old man from Kidsgrove was arrested for possession with intent to supply heroin and crack cocaine and driving offences.

DS Richard Hudson, of the Disruption Team North, said “Colleagues from the Disruption Team and Tactical Support Team have worked together to ensure a large quantity of class A drugs, believed to be worth in excess of £4,000, will not reach the streets.”

Anybody with any information regarding to drug activity in their area should call 101 or alternatively crime stoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

More from Local


Cover art for Heaven On My Mind

On Air

Jordan Lee playing Becky Hill & Sigala - Heaven On My Mind