All posts tagged "drugs"

  • Man & Woman Released on Bail after Prescot Drugs Raid

    Merseyside Police arrested two people in Prescot as part of a drugs supply investigation yesterday morning (Thursday 14 July). The 37-year-old man and a 27-year-old woman have since been released on bail, pending further enquiries. They were arrested...

    • Posted July 15, 2016
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  • Drugs Gang Jailed for Whiston Shootings

    A violent, Widnes-based gang have received a combined 111 years imprisonment for their role in a string of drugs and firearms offences, including shootings in Whiston and Rainhill. Twelve men and a woman were sentenced at Liverpool...

    • Posted June 14, 2016
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  • Whiston Pair Arrested after Cannabis Raids

    Merseyside Police has arrested a man and woman after the discovery of two cannabis farms with around 42 plants in Kirkby and Whiston today (Thursday, 26 May). At about 9.20am, police executed a warrant at an industrial unit in...

    • Posted May 26, 2016
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  • Prescot, Whiston Men Arrested on Suspicion of Drugs Trafficking

    Via Merseyside Police: Three men have been arrested and a boat in Liverpool Marina searched as part of a Merseyside Police investigation into drug trafficking. The men, who are all aged in their 60s, were arrested during...

    • Posted April 29, 2016
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  • Prescot Drug Dealer Plays ‘Catch Me If You Can’ with Cops – Turns out They Can

    A convicted criminal from Prescot is back behind bars after he was arrested in Whiston yesterday (Thursday 4 February). Steven Johnson, 40, was one of three local men convicted of possessing Class A drugs with intent to supply in...

    • Posted February 5, 2016
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  • Red Lion Pub, Prescot, Closed for Six Weeks

    The Red Lion Hotel in Prescot will remain closed until 13 January 2015, a court has decided. A judge at Liverpool Magistrates Court upheld the six-week closure order at a hearing on Wednesday 3 December. The action...

    • Posted December 5, 2014
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  • Prescot Pub to Shut after Drugs Arrests

    A string of charges for drugs-related offences has resulted in a closure order for a Prescot town centre pub. Friday 28 November’s dawn raids on properties across Knowsley led to 18 local arrests on suspicion of conspiracy to...

    • Posted December 1, 2014
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  • Cannabis Raids on Prescot Properties

    Police discovered cannabis farms in two Prescot properties this morning (Friday 14 February). A house in New Cross Street contained 101 cannabis plants across three floors, with an estimated street value of £176,000 per annual yield. Another...

    • Posted February 14, 2014
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  • Prescot Man Charged in Merseyside Drugs Raid

    A resident of Hughes Avenue in Prescot was among six men arrested and charged following dawn raids on Thursday 9 May. Lee Gray, 30, stands accused of conspiracy to produce cannabis. He will appear in Liverpool Magistrates...

    • Posted May 10, 2013
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