1. ITV Report

Three arrested as police recover 'large quantity' of drugs

The men have since been released under investigation Credit: PA

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of supplying drugs in North Wales.

The men, from Merseyside, were stopped in a car by police last night (22 August) in the Mold area.

North Wales Police said they recovered a large quantity of drugs as part of Operation Luxuries, an operation concentrating on the supply of illegal drugs.

DI Mark Hughes said;

Operation Luxuries is in line with our long-running Operation Scorpion which tackles Serious and Organised Crime in North Wales, and is aimed at those who cause harm to our communities by supplying illegal drugs.

A large quantity of drugs was recovered last night and has been sent for forensic analysis.

– North Wales Police, DI Mark Hughes

The men aged 35, 20 and 19 were arrested on suspicion of being concerned with the supply of drugs and taken into custody at Wrexham Police Station for questioning.

The three men who were questioned have been released under investigation.