South Scotland

Six arrested in police drugs operation in Hawick and Galashiels

Five men aged between 22 and 49 and a 43-year-old woman have been arrested in Hawick and Galashiels as part of a police drugs operation.

They were arrested on Friday for various offences under the Misuse of Drugs Act and will be reported to the procurator fiscal.

About 50 specialist officers were involved in the raids as part of Operation Gatekeeper.

A quantity of cannabis, cannabis plants and ecstasy were also seized.

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