Drugs worth £1.35million recovered in Glasgow as three arrested

-Credit: (Image: Merseyside Police / SWNS)
-Credit: (Image: Merseyside Police / SWNS)


Drugs worth £1.35million have been recovered by police in Glasgow.

Officers executed a search warrant at a property on Tresta Road in the Gilshochill area at around 6.10pm on Thursday. A significant quantity of cocaine as well as other drug related equipment was discovered.

The men, aged 29, 32, and 41, were arrested and charged in connection and they are due to appear at Glasgow Sheriff Court on Monday.

Detective Superintendent Steven Elliot of Police Scotland’s Organised Crime and Counter Terrorism Unit said: “I’d like to thank the community for their continued support and information which helps us remove illegal, harmful substances from our streets.

The discovery was made on Tresta Road in the Gilshochill
The discovery was made on Tresta Road in the Gilshochill -Credit:Google Maps

“This investigation underlines our commitment to the Serious Organised Crime Taskforce and the country's Serious Organised Crime Strategy. We are committed to tackling the supply and distribution of drugs and will continue to work with partner agencies to make our communities safer.

“Anyone who has information or concerns about the sale and supply of drugs is urged to contact Police Scotland via 101. Alternatively, if you’d prefer to remain anonymous, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”

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