Police carry out drugs raids in Reading

Thames Valley Police has carried out a number of warrants in address across Reading this morning as part of an operation to crack down on the supply of class A drugs.

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Reading drugs raid sees five people arrested

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.

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