Men arrested after 12 drugs raids in Sunderland

A total of nine men have been arrested after a series of drugs raids across Sunderland.

Northumbria police carried out 12 search warrants at addresses across the city, including Marley Pots, Redhouse, Southwick and Grangetown on Thursday morning.

All the arrests were in connection with drug offences.

A quantity of class A and B drugs - believed to be cocaine, heroin and cannabis - have also been recovered.

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