One man arrested after £35,000 worth of drugs seized in Preston

One man has been arrested after police executed a drugs warrant at an address in Preston.

Friday, 7th February 2020, 4:47 pm
Updated Friday, 7th February 2020, 5:11 pm

Officers from the Preston Neighbourhood Policing Team executed a drugs warrant on Wanstead Street in Preston today (January 7).

Police seized an estimated £35,000 worth of drugs from the property.

One man has been arrested and is currently in custody.

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A spokesperson for Preston Police said: "Today officers from the Preston Neighbourhood Policing Team executed a drugs warrant on Wanstead Street, Callon.

"This resulted in an estimated £35,000 worth of drugs seized.

"One person has been arrested and is currently in the cells awaiting interview.

"There was no need to use our big red door key today, as seconds before it was swung into action the occupant opened the door.

(Credit: Lancashire Police)

"We want to thank residents for continuing to support us in the continued fight against drug dealers & the lives they destroy."

If you have any information that may help police fight crime in your area, call 101 or get in contact via their website by clicking HERE.

Alternatively, independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org.

(Credit: Lancashire Police)
(Credit: Lancashire Police)
Police executed a drugs warrant at an address in Preston. (Credit: Lancashire Police)
Policeseized an estimated 35,000 worth of drugs. (Credit: Lancashire Police)
One man has been arrested and is currently in custody. (Credit: Lancashire Police)