THREE men were arrested after a drugs warrant was carried out at a restaurant in Wem on Friday night. 

The warrant was carried out at Shabab Balti, in High Street, on Friday, August 4.

The men were arrested on suspicion of drug supply offences and have been released under investigation whilst enquiries continue.

A quantity of class A drugs, cash and phones were seized by police.

Detective Sergeant Steve Miller said the arrest was vital in the fight against drugs in north Shropshire.


He said: “We know the devastating impact drugs, including county lines drug dealing, can have on our communities and will not hesitate to take action against those suspected of being involved.”

To report concerns around drugs or drugs supply visit Something you've seen or heard at West Mercia Police’s website.

Or you can report information anonymously to Crimestoppers via www.crimestoppers-org or by ringing 0800 555 111.  

For more information about the to spot the signs someone may be involved in county lines drug dealing visit