Teen arrested after drugs raid at Ely home

Police raided a property in Ely, Cambridgeshire

Police seized mobile phones, drugs and cash - Credit: Cambridgeshire Constabulary

A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of drug offences after a police raid in Ely this morning (Monday March 21).

Cambridgeshire Constabulary officers carried out the raid in the early hours, having obtained a warrant to search the home on Dunstan Street.

An 18-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of drugs offences and being concerned in the supply of drugs.

He was taken to Parkside Police Station in Cambridge.

Cambridgeshire Constabulary officers executing a warrant into the supply of class A and B drugs in the Ely area

Police had obtained a warrant into the supply of class A and B drugs in the Ely area - Credit: Cambridgeshire Constabulary

A Cambridgeshire Constabulary spokesperson said: "This morning, we were in Ely carrying out a warrant into the supply of class A and B drugs across the area.

"We seized mobile phones, drugs and cash."

The spokesperson added that concerns about drugs and drug dealing in Cambridgeshire can be reported to police online: https://www.cambs.police.uk/

Alternatively, information about drug dealing can be reported anonymously to CrimeStoppers online (https://crimestoppers-uk.org/) or by phone on 0800 555 111.

Cambridgeshire Constabulary officers executed their warrant in the early hours of Monday, March 27

Cambridgeshire Constabulary officers executed their warrant in the early hours of Monday, March 27 - Credit: Cambridgeshire Constabulary