Drugs seized and arrests made in police raids in Doncaster

Cannabis and cash were seized and arrests were made when police officers raided two homes in Doncaster.

Tuesday, 21st January 2020, 10:11 am
Updated Tuesday, 21st January 2020, 11:19 am

Over £1,000 and a quantity of cannabis were recovered when officers searched homes on Wood Street and Hirst Gate, Mexborough, in a crackdown on organised crime across Doncaster.Officers swooped on Thursday, January 16 and found 1kg of cannabis in a property on Hirst Gate.A 23-year-old man was reported for possession of a controlled drug.Two further arrests were made later that day at a house on Wood Street.

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A 19-year-old man and an 18-year-old woman were arrested on suspicion of possession of cannabis and money laundering, after a quantity of cannabis and over £1,000 was found during a search.Both have since been released under investigation as enquiries continue.

Anyone with information about drugs and organised crime in Doncaster should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.

Drugs were found and arrests were made Wood Street, Mexborough, Doncaster