Man charged after large drugs seizure in Kirkcaldy

Picture: John Devlin
Picture: John Devlin

A 33-year-old man has been arrested and charged under the Misuse of Drugs Act after police recovered a large quantity of Amphetamine in Kirkcaldy.

Officers searched an address in the town on Monday evening, where approximately 6kg of amphetamine was recovered with an estimated street value of £60,000 along with various other items of drug paraphernalia.

The man is due to appear at Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court on Wednesday.

Detective Chief Inspector Kenny Gray said: “This was a significant seizure of controlled drugs that was destined for our streets and shows the commitment of Police Scotland to actively pursuing those suspected of supplying controlled drugs.

“If you have any information about this or any type of organised crime, help us keep people safe by reporting it to Police Scotland on 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”