Kent

Maidstone house drug raid nets ten arrests

Kent Police officers raid a property in Maidstone
Image caption Ten people aged between 16 and 44 were arrested following the raid

Ten people have been arrested following a police raid at a property in Maidstone.

Kent Police arrested nine people on suspicion of supply drugs after searching a house in Melville Road at about 13:00 BST on Thursday.

Another person was held on suspicion of possession of cocaine.

The force said the raid was carried out after the local community raised concerns about suspicious activity at the property.

The people who were arrested were aged between 16 and 44 and from the London and Maidstone area.

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