Drugs warrant executed in Billericay
Officers seized drugs and associated paraphernalia at a warrant in Billericay.
On Friday, June 29, officers from Basildon Community Policing Team executed a warrant in Stonechat Road following information provided by the public.
We seized more than 30 plants believed to be cannabis from the property’s garage, loft, freezer and garden. Drug paraphernalia and £1,200 in cash were also seized.
Pc Dan Hirsch from Basildon Community Policing Team said: “This is just one example of the work we do to tackle drug crime taking place in your community.
“The public are our eyes and our ears, so if anyone does know of any drug-related activity in their community, please report it. We will follow it up and we will take action against those committing crime.”
A 28-year-old man and a 28-year-old woman have been interviewed in connection with the incident and investigations are still ongoing.
Anyone with concerns or information about drug dealing in their community can contact Essex Police on 101.
Alternatively, they can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.