Two Berkhamsted teenagers arrested on suspicion of drug offences

Police conducted proactive patrols in Berkhamsted town centre on Saturday

Monday, 2nd March 2020, 10:04 am
Updated Monday, 2nd March 2020, 10:06 am

Eight people were subject to a stop search under section 1 of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act and Section 23 Misuse of Drugs Act, during Saturday's patrols.

A 16-year-old boy from Berkhamsted was arrested on suspicion of possession with the intent to supply class A and class B drugs.

A 15-year-old boy from Berkhamsted was arrested on suspicion of possession with the intent to supply class B drugs and possession of a bladed article.

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Both boys have been released on police bail while enquiries continue.

Hertfordshire Police are encouraging members of the public to report suspicious behaviour by calling 101.