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Five arrested in joint operation

Five people have been arrested and drugs with a street value of 1m seized in an operation by Thames Valley Police and the Prison Service.

Search warrants were executed at houses in Northamptonshire, Buckinghamshire, Coventry, London and Southampton.

About 100,000 of cash was also recovered in the raids on Wednesday.

Four men and one woman were arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to supply class A and class C drugs. One of the men is a serving prisoner, police said.


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