Drugs seized and one arrested during police raid in Edinburgh's Southside

POLICE have seized a quantity of drugs in a raid on a flat in Edinburgh's Southside.

Tuesday, 17th September 2019, 3:53 pm
One man was arrested and enquiries are continuing.

Officers went to the address in St Patrick's Square soon after 9am this morning and found an unspecified amount of a controlled drug, understood to be Ecstasy. One man was arrested.

Police said they did not yet have an estimate of the street value of the drugs seized.

A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: "Around 9.10 am this morning, Tuesday 17 September 2019, police, as part of an intelligence led operation, searched a flat in St Patrick's Sq, Edinburgh, and recovered a quantity of controlled drugs, believed to be MDMA (Ecstasy). A 23 year old man has been arrested in connection with the incident. Enquiries are continuing."

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One man was arrested and enquiries are continuing.
The raid took place shortly after 9am today.