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Woman held over Shetland heroin haul worth £21,000

A woman has been arrested after drugs worth thousands of pounds were seized on Shetland.

Heroin with an estimated street value of £21,000 was recovered on Thursday.

A Northern Constabulary spokesman said a 21-year-old woman had been detained and was due to appear at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Friday.

He added: "We are determined to stop those carrying, supplying and organising the distribution of such drugs to Shetland."

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