Machete find in drug raids - The Evesham Observer

Machete find in drug raids

Evesham Editorial 11th Aug, 2022   0

WEAPONS including machetes and an imitation firearm were recovered during drugs raids in Alcester and Bidford.

Officers from Warwickshire Police Proactive CID conducted the raids at five properties in the towns last Friday morning as part of an investigation into the supply of class A drugs in Warwickshire.

Officers also recovered cash, cannabis and mobile phones.

A 19-year-old man from Alcester was arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of drugs.

Det Sgt Sarah Wolsey said the operation was part of the force’s ongoing commitment to disrupt drug activity and supply in the county.

Anyone with information on drug crime in their area should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Business Directory

From plumbers, to restaurants, we can provide you with all the info you need.


We can provide all of your printing needs at competitive rates.


Find a career you'll love with our free career finder website.


Advertise with the Evesham Observer to reach your audience