Home made drug pipe and class A drugs seized in Heckmondwike police stop

Police officers found a number of class A drugs after they stopped a car in the Heckmondwike area.

Wednesday, 3rd March 2021, 9:16 am
Updated Wednesday, 3rd March 2021, 9:18 am

Whilst conducting patrols on February 20 officers from the Batley and Spen Neighbourhood Policing team sighted a vehicle in the Heckmondwike area in the middle of what is believed to be a drug deal.

The same vehicle had previously made off from officers in the Birstall area earlier in the day.

As officers followed the vehicle it decided to stop, closely followed by the passenger making off on foot.

The home made drug pipe and class A drugs

Both the driver and passenger were detained and searched along with the vehicle.

A quantity of what is believed to be individually wrapped class A drugs and a home made drugs pipe were located near by.