Search

Man arrested in Dagenham after vehicle stop uncovers 24kg of heroin concealed in cement block

PUBLISHED: 12:11 18 November 2020 | UPDATED: 12:11 18 November 2020

24kg of heroin - concealed in a cement block - were discovered in a vehicle stop which took place in Dagenham on Tuesday (November 17) night. Picture: Met Police

24kg of heroin - concealed in a cement block - were discovered in a vehicle stop which took place in Dagenham on Tuesday (November 17) night. Picture: Met Police

Archant

A man has been arrested in Dagenham after officers seized what is believed to be 24 kilograms of heroin concealed in a cement block.

You may also want to watch:

The 32-year-old man from east London — who does not live in Barking and Dagenham — was arrested yesterday (Tuesday, November 17) on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of Class A drugs.

He remains in police custody.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Barking and Dagenham Post. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Barking and Dagenham Post