£140,000 heroin seizure on Shetland
- 3 January 2013
- From the section NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland
Heroin with an estimated street value of £140,000 was seized on Shetland on New Year's Eve, police have said.
A group of three men from Glasgow, aged 24, 30 and 33, were detained by officers, said Northern Constabulary.
The recovery was made following an intelligence-led operation. The location of the find has not been released.
A report was sent to the procurator fiscal and the men will appear from custody at Lerwick Sheriff Court.