A LARGE amount of a Class B drug was seized during a police raid in Dovercourt.

Officers from the Harwich Community Policing Team executed a warrant under the Misuse of Drugs Act last Wednesday.

The searches, carried out at two addresses in Grange Road, saw a man and a woman arrested on suspicion of drug offences.

At one address a large amount of cannabis was found.

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An Essex Police spokesman said: “Local enquiries are still ongoing, if you have any information about drugs supply in your community please report it to us so we can take appropriate action.”

You can submit a report online at https://www.essex.police.uk or use the 'Live Chat' button to speak to an online operator between 7am-11pm. Alternatively, you can call 101.

Information can also be given to independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111 or https://crimestoppers-uk.org.