A man has been arrested after police carried out a drugs raid on a property in Newport this morning (Monday).

Officers attended an address in Lavender Way at around 8am.

A Hampshire Constabulary spokesperson said:

“A 42 year old man from Newport has been arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of Class B drugs.

“The arrest followed the execution of a warrant at a property in Lavender Way, Newport, this morning.

“The man currently remains in custody.”