Arrests after drugs raid

A MAN and a woman were arrested in Matlock this week following a suspected drugs raid.

A team of specially-trained officers issued a warrant to search the house on Dale Road and gained entry yesterday morning at around 9.20am

Police have since confirmed that a couple that were in the house were arrested on suspicion of growing cannabis and led away for questioning.

Police conducted a thorough search of the house and spent several hours on the premises.

A police sniffer dogs’ unit was brought in to help search for any trace of substances on the property.

Eventually, six plants were taken away for further analysis.