Search sees drugs found

Two men were given formal warnings after police seized cannabis during a house search in Matlock.

Officers from Matlock and Wirksworth Safer Neighbourhood Teams carried out a warrant at a house in Starkholmes Road on Tuesday March 29 and found two men, aged 41 and 24, in possession of the drug.

Matlock PC Jon Bewley said: “Hopefully this shows that we do listen to the public and act on information given.

“We continue to encourage anyone who has concerns relating to suspicious behaviour or activities in their neighbourhood to contact our team or Crimestoppers.”

If you have any information regarding crime or drug use in your area call Derbyshire police on 0345 123 3333 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.