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Six held after Shetland drugs operation in Lerwick

Several people have been arrested after a police operation against drugs in Shetland.

Six people were detained after addresses in the Lerwick area were targeted on Tuesday and Wednesday.

They are expected to appear at Lerwick Sheriff Court charged in connection with drug supply offences.

Det Supt Phil Chapman said: "We have visited a number of addresses in direct response to an intelligence picture which we have built up."

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