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CUSTODY: Cannabis and cocaine found inside flask in Maidstone

Tuesday 23rd February 2021

A SUSPECTED drug dealer has been arrested after cannabis and cocaine was found inside a drink’s flask in Maidstone.

Officers were on patrol in Surrey Road, Shepway, where they stopped a Honda Civic at around 1pm on February 19.

A quantity of cash was seized and the driver, a 41-year-old-man from Maidstone, was arrested.

Officers then searched an address in Penenden Heath where they seized a further quantity of suspected cocaine, cash and some electronic scales.

A 41-year-old local woman was arrested and taken into custody.

Both suspects were later released pending further investigation.