Five arrested in drugs operation

12 Feb 2015 10:06 AM

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Five people have been arrested as part of an operation to tackle the supply of controlled drugs.

On Monday, February 9 and Tuesday, February 10, officers from the North East Regional Special Operations Unit arrested three men in the Aintree area of Liverpool. 

Another man was arrested on the M1 motorway near Leeds with the assistance of officers from the North Yorkshire Road Crime Team and a man was also arrested in the Gateshead area as part of the same operation.

Officers seized an amount of controlled drugs and cash during the activity.

All those arrested have been bailed pending further enquiries.