Six in court after drug raids in towns

Six people have appeared in court in relation to drugs offences after a number of search warrants were executed in Peterhead and Fraserburgh between Tuesday, June 18 and Thursday, June 20.

Two warrants were executed on Tuesday and in total, personal quantities of cannabis and diamorphine were seized, along with a low four figure sum of cash.

On Wednesday, two drug search warrants were executed in Fraserburgh where cannabis worth an estimated mid-four figure value was seized along with a low three figure sum of cash.

The same day two women, aged 20 and 24, and a man aged 30 appeared at Peterhead Sheriff Court in relation to possession of controlled drugs.

On Thursday two men aged 43 and 23 and a woman aged 30 appeared at Peterhead Sheriff Court in relation to being concerned in the supply of controlled drugs. Additionally, a 34 year old man is expected to appear at a later date in relation to possession of a controlled drug.

The drug search warrant was executed at a residential address in the Peterhead area on Thursday.