Man arrested for drug-related offences by Special Constable
On Wednesday, February 21, Sc Adam Mandale from Basildon Local Policing Team was on duty in the Eastmayne area when he saw the driver of a Peugeot 406 acting suspiciously.
Adam stopped the car in Newton Road and the driver was arrested after failing a roadside drugs test. 20 wraps of unknown substances suspected to be drugs were found in his possession.
The 27-year-old from Stanford-le-Hope was arrested on suspicion of drug-driving, possession of Class A drugs with intent to supply, and possession of drugs.
He was released under investigation while enquiries continue.
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