Man charged over £4200 drugs found in car

A man has been charged after police in Fife found £4200 worth of drugs in a car.

Thursday, 23rd March 2017, 3:25 pm
Updated Friday, 24th March 2017, 10:46 am
Police recovered drugs worth £4200
Police recovered drugs worth £4200

The 36 year-old-man has been charged under the Misuse of Drugs Act and with various other offences after Class A and Class B drugs were recovered.

Officers from the Levenmouth Community Investigation Unit attended at Wellesley Road, Methil yesterday.

They discovered 11.3 grams of Cannabis Resin, 1.5 grams of Amphetamine, 3 Diazepam tablets and 41 grams of Heroin with an approximate street value of £4200.

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The man is scheduled to appear at Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court today.

Constable Alex Black from the Community Investigation Unit said: “Following on from the recent pro-active successful drugs operations in the Levenmouth area further information from the public has resulted in us taking more drugs off the streets.

“Tackling drug crime is a top priority for Fife division and we continue to have a zero tolerance policy towards drug related offences.

“We will continue to deal with any offences reported to the police using every resource at our disposal.

“The public can assist greatly in helping police tackle drug related offences and I would urge anyone with information on offences of this nature in their area to come forward to police or contact the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.