OLD TUPTON: Men arrested over drugs

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Two men have been arrested on suspicion of possession with the intent to supply class A drugs and the production of cannabis.

Officers stopped the men on the A61 at Old Tupton at about 8.20am on Thursday and found suspected MDMA in their car.

Police went on to search the men’s homes and found 24 suspected cannabis plants in their garages.

The men, aged 24 and 23, from the Chesterfield area, were arrested and released on bail pending further enquiries.