Police have confirmed there has been a triple arrest of suspected drug dealers in Ellesmere.

West Mercia police have said they have made a trio of arrests in the town today (May 1) due to intelligence gathered from the local officers.

According to the force three arrests were made of individuals who are suspected of supplying drugs.


West Mercia Police have said that the arrests were made after intelligence was gained by Ellesmere’s Safer Neighbourhood team.

At this time investigations are ongoing and there has been no confirmation that the three individuals arrested have been charged. They were arrested on suspicion possession with intent to supply.

A spokesperson for Ellesmere’s Safer Neighbourhood Team said: “Three Arrests have been made in Ellesmere for Possession with intent to supply.

“This was intelligence lead by SNT and the investigation is ongoing.”