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Police seize cannabis after raid on Gedling home


The police Operation Reacher team has struck again – carrying out a raid on a property in Gedling.

Officers executed the warrant at a property on Coronation Walk yesterday (October 8) morning at 8.15am.

The team seized a quantity of cannabis along with two grinders and a set of scales during the raid. The items were recovered during searches of bedrooms.

A woman has been interviewed and enquiries are ongoing.

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Police said that yesterday’s warrant was part of ongoing efforts to crack down on drug crime, target drug dealers and disrupt drug supply in the borough.

Proactive patrols will also continue as part of the operation which is tackling an issue which has been raised by the local community as being a main concern for them.

Inspector Chris Pearson
PICTURED: Inspector Chris Pearson (IMAGE: Notts Police)

Inspector Chris Pearson, Neighbourhood Policing Inspector responsible for local policing in the Gedling borough area, said: “We all have a role to play in keeping our local areas safe from drug-related crime which can have a negative impact on our communities and we will continue to pursue those individuals responsible.

“We have carried out a number of successful warrants to date, on the back of information received from members of the public, and I’d encourage anyone with any concerns about drug use and supply in their area to please report it to us.

“If you have any concerns or see anything suspicious in your area please do not hesitate to contact Nottinghamshire Police on 101 or 999 in an emergency or you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”

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