POLICE confirmed three drug-related arrests were made near Oswestry on Wednesday.

The Local Policing Priority Team (LPPT) North for West Mercia Police confirmed on Twitter a large quantity of drugs and cash were seized after a warrant near the town.

Three people were arrested on suspicion of drug-related offences.

A tweet from the LPPT North read: “Busy afternoon for the team yesterday in North Shropshire.

“A warrant and a pursuit resulted in the arrest of three people on suspicion of drug offences and a large quantity of cash and drugs seized.

“Enquiries continue today.”

The LPPT also confirmed the location as near Oswestry on Twitter.