3 Drug Arrests In Andover

14 September 2018, 13:04 | Updated: 14 September 2018, 13:06

Police arrest

Three people have been questioned in Andover on suspicion of supplying Class A drugs in Andover.

The men and woman, from London and Essex, have been released for now - after being picked up in Newbury Road yesterday morning.

Hampshire Police said:

'Officer stopped a vehicle in Newbury Road, Andover, at around 11.30am on Thursday 13 September.

'Three people were arrested on suspicion of drugs offences.

'A 17-year-old boy from London was arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of a Class A drug and possession of a controlled drug of Class B.

'A 20-year-old woman from Dagenham, Essex, was arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of a Class A drug.

'An 18-year-old man from London was arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of a Class A drug.

'All three people were released from custody but remain under investigation.'

Separately, officers stopped a vehicle in Waterloo Court, Andover, at around 10.45am on Thursday 13 September.

A 56-year-old man was from Kimpton was arrested on suspicion of driving a motor vehicle with a proportion of a specified controlled drug above the specified limit, driving a motor vehicle otherwise than in accordance with a licence and using a motor vehicle on a public road without third party insurance.

The man has been released from custody but remains under investigation.

They are not being treated as linked at this stage.