Cannabis Plants Seized With a Potential Street Value of £400,000

Two men have been arrested in connection with drugs offences.

It follows three police operations between Friday, 26 and Tuesday 30, June, 2020.

Officers acting under warrant, searched properties in View Terrace, Rosemount, Seaton Walk in Seaton and Bedford Avenue in Kittybrewster and discovered cannabis cultivation sites.

Officers recovered hundreds of plants with a potential street value of £400,000.

Two men, aged 26 and 28, have been arrested and charged in connection with the recoveries.

Both are due to appear at Aberdeen Sheriff Court on Wednesday 1 July, 2020.

Commenting Detective Sergeant Scott McKay, Aberdeen CID, said:

“We are committed to detecting and disrupting those involved in the supply and production of drugs within the North East. 

“These seizures highlight our continuing efforts to disrupt supply routes and protect those in our communities affected by the illicit drug trade.

“We rely on the support of the public to build intelligence on drug-related issues so that we can act on their concerns. 

“I would urge anyone who is aware of any information about the supply of drugs to report the matter to police on 101, or anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”