Three arrested and drugs seized in Kempston Road and Queens Park after county lines operation

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Bedfordshire Police’s Boson team seized drugs following successful warrants in Bedford yesterday (Wednesday) targeting a suspected county lines gang.

The Boson team, dedicated to tackling gun and gang activity, carried out four warrants across Bedford. As a result, a quantity of cash and Class A Drugs were seized from a property in Kempston Road and class B drugs from a property in Westbourne Road, Queens Park.

Three people were arrested and charged with conspiracy to supply Class A drugs. All have been remanded in custody.

Detective Inspector Mark Pugh, the force operational lead for drugs, county lines and serious youth violence, said, “Boson are committed to disrupting the highest-risk gang members across the county to reduce organised crime.

“As a team we are doing all we can to reduce county lines and I hope this provides the community with reassurance that we are working hard to crackdown on those involved in gang violence.”

If you wish to report any issues in your area you can contact Bedfordshire Police on 101, or via the force’s online reporting tool in case of emergency always call 999.

Alternatively you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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