Police on the Isle of Wight have confirmed that they have arrested a man in connection with drugs supplied to a Newport teenager who lives in Newport. Officers made the arrest early on Thursday following a manhunt after the teen is understood to have taken drugs supplied by the male and became ill. The father of the teen who we are not naming has confirmed exclusively to us that Police had made the arrest as he and the family continue to monitor the progress of his son at his hospital bed. Emergency crews rushed to Garden Way in Newport just after 8.10am after one of the teen’s school friends raised the alarm. Hampshire Police have been approached for comment.
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