Large amount of cash and drugs seized in Haywards Heath raid

Mid Sussex police carried out a drugs raid on Saturday (March 13), and seized a large amount of cash and drugs.

Tuesday, 16th March 2021, 11:21 am

Prevention Inspector Darren Taylor said officers executed the warrant at a property in Franklands Village, Haywards Heath.

He said on Twitter: “Someone asked me why the team were in Franklands Village, Haywards Heath yesterday morning at around 9.30am. They were executing another, yes another misuse of drugs warrant. I make that 17 warrants now! Real positive and proactive warrant conducted, with a large amount of cash and drugs seized.”

Last month, Insp Taylor vowed to hunt down drug dealers in a bid to stamp out drug-related crime in the district.

Mid Sussex police carried out the drugs raid on Saturday (March 13)
Mid Sussex police carried out the drugs raid on Saturday (March 13)

He also pledged to clamp down on county lines drug dealing – where criminals bring in banned substances from outside an area to sell.