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Well done Banjo! Three arrested and cash / drugs seized following foot pursuit in Anfield

News   •   Mar 26, 2019 12:02 GMT

Police Dog Banjo

Matrix officers with the assistance of our PD Banjo (pictured) have arrested three people and seized drugs and cash following a foot pursuit in Anfield yesterday, Monday 25 March.

At around 10.05am, a male was sighted on a mountain bike in suspicious circumstances in the Priory Road area. Following a pursuit, and assistance from PD Banjo, a 16-year-old boy from Anfield was detained and will be appearing at a later date on suspicion of possessing cannabis.

A 14-year-old boy from Anfield was detained at a nearby address, and arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply cocaine after suspected Class A drugs were found in the address.

He has been released under investigation pending further enquiries.

A 33-year-old woman from Anfield was also arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply drugs, and has been released under investigation.

Anyone with information on suspected drug dealing is asked to contact @MerPolCC, or you can call 999 if a crime is in progress. Anonymous information can be provided via @CrimestoppersUK on 0800 555 111.