15th December 2018

Drugs and cash seized in Taunton search warrants

Drugs and cash have been seized during the execution of search warrants in Taunton .

Officers executed the warrants at an address on the Halcon Estate and another at Priorswood.

At a property in Beadon Road, Halcon, cash, drugs and mobile phones were seized, which will be forensically examined.

A quantity of drugs was also confiscated after officers searched a property in Priorswood Road which will be forensically examined.

Two men, aged 25 and 43, will voluntary attend a police station on a date to be confirmed.

Avon and Somerset Police said:

“The operation, which was carried out by neighbourhood policing teams from Taunton, Bridgwater and Burnham-on-Sea and the operational support unit, should send reassurance to the local community that illegal drugs activity will not be tolerated and we will pursue and arrest those involved.”