Six in court after drug raids in towns

Six people have appeared in court in relation to drugs offences after a number of search warrants were executed in Peterhead and Fraserburgh between Tuesday, June 18 and Thursday, June 20.

Tuesday, 25th June 2013, 10:56 am

Two warrants were executed on Tuesday and in total, personal quantities of cannabis and diamorphine were seized, along with a low four figure sum of cash.

On Wednesday, two drug search warrants were executed in Fraserburgh where cannabis worth an estimated mid-four figure value was seized along with a low three figure sum of cash.

The same day two women, aged 20 and 24, and a man aged 30 appeared at Peterhead Sheriff Court in relation to possession of controlled drugs.

On Thursday two men aged 43 and 23 and a woman aged 30 appeared at Peterhead Sheriff Court in relation to being concerned in the supply of controlled drugs. Additionally, a 34 year old man is expected to appear at a later date in relation to possession of a controlled drug.

The drug search warrant was executed at a residential address in the Peterhead area on Thursday.