BREAKING KENT

Three arrested after drugs find in car

helicopter and police dog called in after suspicious activity in maidstone

Three people have been arrested after officers found suspected Class A drugs in a car in Swanley.

In the early hours of Saturday 16 February 2019, officers from the Kent Police Roads Policing Unit were on patrol in the Swanley area when they became suspicious of a car driving in London Road and requested it to stop.

A number of wraps of a substance believed to be cocaine were found inside the car, and officers also seized cash and mobile phones suspected to be connected to the supply of drugs.

Three people were arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply Class A drugs

Further quantities of drugs were recovered following a search of those arrested.

An 18-year-old woman from Eltham, London, a 19-year-old woman from Sidcup, London and a 23-year-old man from Eltham, all remain in police custody while enquiries are ongoing.