Drugs raid on Durrington home

A quiet housing street in Durrington was blocked this afternoon as police conducted a drugs raid at a residential address.

Wednesday, 26th April 2017, 3:51 pm
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 6:48 pm
Reisdents saw a riot van and other police units as officers conducted the raid

Police and dog units were seen in Winterbourne Way in Durrington earlier today, with residents finding the road blocked as they arrived home.

At least two police units, including a riot van, were used in the raid.

One man spotted officers with police dogs by the property.

Multiple police units were still at the scene at 3pm this afternoon

A spokesman for Sussex Police confirmed ‘a drugs warrant [was] being executed in Durrington today’, but was not able to provide any more information at present.

Two police units remained at the scene into the afternoon.

It is unclear if anyone has been arrested at this time.

More to follow.

Multiple police units were still at the scene at 3pm this afternoon