Three arrests after suspected drug dealing outside Peterborough church

Three people were arrested after police saw alleged drug dealing outside a church.

At about 10.30pm on Thursday (April 4) officers spotted two men they suspected were drug dealing outside All Saints’ Church, by the corner of Park Road and All Saints Road.

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The men ran when they noticed the officers, but were arrested in Park Crescent. A member of the public then pointed out a flat the men were seen going in and out of.

When officers entered the property a third man was seen throwing what was believed to be drugs out of the window.

A 20-year-old man from Luton was arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of Class A drugs. He was released on bail until May 3.

A 19-year-old man from Luton and a 26-year-old man from Peterborough were arrested on suspicion of possession of Class A drugs with intent to supply.

The teenager has been released on bail until May 3 and the 26-year-old released under investigation.