Man charged following drugs recovery in Ellon

The drugs were seized from a property in Esslemont Circle area
The drugs were seized from a property in Esslemont Circle area

A 32-year-old man has been charged in relation to alleged drugs offences following the recovery of £4,000 of drugs from an Ellon property.

Cannabis and Cocaine was seized from a property in Esslemont Circle area of the town yesterday (Wednesday, March 28) after a Drug Search Warrant was executed by officers from the Formartine Community Policing Team.

The man will appear at court at a later date.

PC Liam Cousins from the Formartine Community Policing Team said: "We will continue to target the misuse of controlled drugs in our local communities.

"We cannot carry out such action without information from the public and I would encourage anyone who has any information regarding the misuse or supply of controlled drugs to contact Police Scotland on 101, or if you wish to remain anonymous, via the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or through their website."