A suspected drug dealer has been arrested in Ryde following a raid on a property this morning (Thursday).

Officers from Hampshire Constabulary carried out a drugs operation at an address on Union Street in the town this morning.

Police said a 37 year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of a class A drug. He remains in custody at this time and enquiries are ongoing.

Anyone with information relating to drug related harm or possible linked activity should contact the Ryde Neighbourhood Policing Team on 101.