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People turn up to buy drugs during police raid on Nottinghamshire property

Police say the presence of marked police vehicles didn’t deter buyers.

Police said:

‘This morning 9 January officers from Operation Reacher accompanied by the West Bassetlaw Neighbourhood Policing Team executed a Misuse of Drugs Act Warrant in John Street in Worksop.

‘A large amount of cash was recovered along with a quantity of Class A drugs (namely heroin).

‘A 41-year-old male was arrested from the address and is currently in custody awaiting questioning for the offence of Possession of a Class A drug with the intent to supply.

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‘Not even the massive marked van parked outside and a host of police officers inside the address stopped people attending to buy their drugs.

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‘As a team, we are committed to tackling the issue of drugs on the streets of Worksop. Any information regarding the supply of drugs can either be reported to us anonymously via CrimeStoppers at 0800 555 111.

‘Alternatively, any emails to us at will be treated as confidential and form intelligence to help obtain any future warrants.’

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