independent news and information website for the towns and villages which lie alongside the River Dee in north Wales, from Connah's Quay to the border with Chester.

Armed police in Deeside drugs raid this morning.

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Officers from the Cheshire and North Wales alliance armed policing unit have carried a drugs raid in Deeside this morning.

Drugs Search warrant was executed at an address in Albert Place, High Street Connah’s Quay, police have not said if anything was found or if any arrests have been made as a result of the raid.

In an update posted at 10.31am on the dedicated armed alliance twitter account, they say a ‘warrant was executed in the Deeside area’ and assisted by local Deeside based police officers.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]In a separate operation, armed and roads policing units stopped a vehicle on the Aston slip road of the A494 just after 12pm.

Several police vehicles including unmarked BMW X5’s stopped a red car they say is involved in alleged supply of drugs, “One vehicle taken off the road in relation to