Police Seize Drugs and Cash Following Burwell Raid

POLICE seized more than �80 000 worth of cannabis following a raid on a property in Burwell. The raid took place shortly before 8pm on Friday (Oct 23) with specialist drug officers from Cambridgeshire Police discovering the large haul along with �15 000 i

POLICE seized more than �80'000 worth of cannabis following a raid on a property in Burwell.

The raid took place shortly before 8pm on Friday (Oct 23) with specialist drug officers from Cambridgeshire Police discovering the large haul along with �15'000 in cash at a property in Meadowlands.

37-year-old Jeremy Pearce of Meadowlands, Burwell was arrested and charged with possession of a class B drug with intent to supply and possession of cannabis resin. The Burwell man was also charged under the proceeds of crime act with acquiring or possessing criminal property or money laundering.

Pearce will appear before magistrates in Cambridge on Monday morning.