Elgin man to appear in court following drug raid

A MAN HAS been charged in connection with a recovery of Diamorphine following raids in Elgin and Fraserburgh on Thursday.

The 41-year-old will appear in court after the drugs with a street value of around £340 were recovered following the execution of a warrant at premises in the High School View area of Elgin.

He is expected to appear in Elgin Sheriff Court on Saturday.

The operation also saw two men aged 33 and 43 and a 38-year-old woman being charged in connection with the recovery of ‘Crack’ cocaine and Diamorphine at a property in Fraserburgh.

DC Steven Young said: “Thank you to the members of the public who assisted with these inquiries.
“North East Division is committed to ensuring our communities are hostile places to deal drugs and the associated criminal activity that comes with this.

“I would like to thank the public who have provided us with information so far and would encourage anyone else with concerns to contact Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111 if you would prefer to remain anonymous.”