Glasgow & West Scotland

Arrests after heroin found in car in Lanarkshire

Two men have been arrested after police seized drugs from a car in North Lanarkshire.

Officers stopped and searched the vehicle in Jerviston Street in New Stevenson at about 1940 BST on Wednesday.

They recovered drugs, believed to be heroin, with an estimated street value of about £70,000.

The men detained, aged 23 and 25, were expected to appear at Hamilton Sheriff Court in connection with the haul.

A report will be sent to the procurator fiscal.

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