Motorbike search nets drugs haul in Middlesbrough

Police on Teesside have recovered drugs with an estimated street value of £10,000.

The heroin and crack cocaine was seized when police searched a motorcyclist near playing fields in the Saltersgill area of Middlesbrough.

Cleveland Police said a 23-year-old local man had been bailed pending further forensic investigations.

A force spokesman said the seizure followed a tip-off from a member of the public.

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