Posted: Tue 6th Dec 2022

Police add names to ‘naughty list’ after seizing large knife and Class A drugs in Gwynedd

North Wales news and information
This article is old - Published: Tuesday, Dec 6th, 2022

Police have added several names to the naughty list this Christmas after seizing a large hunting knife and suspected Class A drugs. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

On Friday officers in the north of Gwynedd executed a warrant and three people were arrested for allegedly being concerned in the supply of Class A and B drugs, with multiple phones and drug paraphernalia seized. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

Two others were also arrested on Friday evening having breached their licence conditions and sent back to prison. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

Police also carried out stop searches on a number of individuals suspected of drug dealing. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

In one search, a large hunting style knife was seized alongside multiple wraps of what are suspected to be Class A drugs. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

One person was arrested and bailed with conditions whilst enquiries continue. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

On another occasion, a man found acting suspiciously was stop searched and found to have a quantity of cash and what is suspected to be Class A drugs. An arrest was made for possession with intent to supply, and a search of his home address resulted in further evidence being seized. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

The Gwynedd North policing team said: “Lots of proactive work ongoing with great results. Unfortunately, we will have to add some names to the naughty list this Christmas.” ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

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