Man arrested for class A drugs offence after police sting in Billingshurst

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A man has been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to supply class A drugs after police raided a home in Billingshurst today (Thursday February 5).

Sussex Police, assisted by the South East Regional Organised Crime Unit (SEROCU), executed nine warrants - one in Billingshurst and eight in Crawley - at 1pm.

A 29-year-old man was arrested at Forge Way, Billingshurst, and three people were arrested in Crawley.

The raids followed another police operation this morning, where a further two people were arrested on drugs charges in Crawley.

A spokesperson for SEROCU said: “All the men arrested are all currently in police custody and on suspicion of conspiracy to supply controlled drugs class A.”