Gangs in London 'spreading wings' to deal drugs across UK

Gangs from London are increasingly "spreading their wings" to seek markets for drugs in other parts of the country, a Metropolitan Police officer has warned. A notorious gang was targeted in a series of early morning raids across London yesterday.

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Crack cocaine, heroin and £5,000 found in raids

  • Nine of the London raids took place in Lambeth, one in Southwark, one in Hackney and another in Brent
  • The operation targeted what are believed to be "the most senior ranking high harm members" of the gang
  • So far they have found 300 rocks of crack cocaine, a large amount of heroin and £5,000 in cash

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