As part of a major drugs raid taking place in Reading this morning, five people have been arrested.
More than 80 officers executed warrants at 10 addresses across the town to make up Operation Embankment.
A 23-year-old woman from Whitley and a 23-year-old man from Tilehurst were arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply class A drugs.
A 21-year-old man from Whiteley was arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of a Class A drug.
A 28-year-old man and a 26-year-old man from, both from Caversham, have been arrested on suspicion of acquiring, using or possessing criminal property.
Thames Valley Police has carried out a number of warrants in address across Reading this morning (7/5) as part of an operation to crack down on the supply of class A drugs.
More than 80 officers executed the warrants under The Misuse of Drugs Act at ten addresses across the town, as part of an investigation known as Operation Embankment.
Warrants have been executed at properties in the following locations.
- Eastgate Court, East Reading
- Wokingham Road, East Reading
- Dee Road, Tilehurst
- Rothwell Walk, Caversham
- Foxhays Road, Whitley
- Blandford Road, Whitley
- Two addresses in Hexham Road, Whitley
- Two address in Wincanton Road, Whitley