Man 'caught with £100,000 of drugs' in Inverness

A 36-year-old man has been arrested after allegedly being caught in possession of Class A drugs with an estimated street value of £100,000.

The man was arrested in Inverness city centre on Thursday.

He is expected to appear at Inverness Sheriff Court next week.

Det Insp Gordon Fowler said: "Police Scotland are committed to targeting those who are involved in this type of crime."

He added: "This recent recovery highlights the further evidence that police will not tolerate those who are involved in the supply of controlled drugs, using all available resources within our disposal."

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