Man arrested as police carry out drug raids in two areas of Leeds

A man has been arrested after police carried out drug raids in several parts of West Leeds on Saturday morning.

Saturday, 27th April 2019, 11:52 am
Updated Saturday, 27th April 2019, 12:19 pm
Police in Armley on Saturday morning

Police broke down the door at an address in Woodhall, Calverley, on Saturday morning where officers found 'a substantial amount' of drugs.

A man was arrested and detained in custody. Police said enquiries are ongoing.

Police in Seacroft conducting a raid

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In Armley, a Magistrates Court warrant was issued to search a property after reports of drugs and antisocial behavior - the operation is ongoing there.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesman said: "Neighbourhood officers have continued action this morning, officers have forced entry to an address in the Woodhall area of Calverley and recovered a substantial amount of drugs.

"One male has been arrested and is detained in custody for the offence and enquires are continuing.

"Neighbourhood Officers have had an early start in the Salisbury area in Armley. Executing Magistrates Search warrants to tackle drugs and anti social behaviour. The operation is ongoing."

Police broke down the door of the property
Police carried out a drug raid in Seacroft