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County lines dealer arrested in vulnerable person’s flat

PUBLISHED: 14:24 09 October 2020 | UPDATED: 15:59 09 October 2020

Police in Ipswich have arrested a teenage male on drug related offences. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Police in Ipswich have arrested a teenage male on drug related offences. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

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Police in Ipswich have arrested a teenager on drug related offences after he was found in a vulnerable person’s flat.

The teenager is currently being questioned by detectives at Martlesham Police Investigation Centre.

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He was arrested in the Foundation Street area of the town at 6.20pm yesterday (October 8).

Officers seized a quantity of cannabis and around £1,000 in cash from him.

A tweet from police in Ipswich, posted last night, said: “Great work by Ipswich Central Safer Neighbourhood Team (SNT) team 2 last night locating a county lines drug dealer in a vulnerable person’s flat near the town centre.

“The male from London was arrested after being found with a quantity of cannabis and around £1,000 in cash.”


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