Six arrested and drugs found in Reading police raids

Five men and a woman have been arrested after eight police raids in which suspected Class A and B drugs were found.

The men, aged 24, 27, 29, 35 and 37, and a 24-year-old woman were arrested following police searches in Reading.

Police issued drug warrants for eight separate addresses in Whiteley, Woodley and Coley.

Four people were also arrested in Newport, Wales, as part of the same operation, Thames Valley Police said.

Det Insp Mark Sinclair said: "This activity has been targeted against those suspected of involvement in the supply of illegal drugs in and around Reading.

"We currently have 10 people in custody and have recovered what are believed to be class A and B drugs and stolen property."

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