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A 20 year old local man has been arrested on suspicion of drugs supply after police conducted a search at an address in Llys Arthur, Maesgeirchen, Bangor during the morning of Friday 11th January 2013.


The search warrant was executed under the Misuse of Drugs Act and Police seized a substance which they believe to be controlled drugs.   A forensic examination of the seized substance will determine exactly what it is and its purity. 


PC Elwyn Williams,  North Wales Police Community Beat Manager for Maesgeirchen said: "This was an intelligence led operation and conducted as part of our on-going effort to tackle the supply of controlled drugs." 


Following arrest the man was interviewed at a local Police station but has now been released on bail to allow officers time to complete their investigation and analyze the seized substance.


PC Williams concluded, "If anyone has any information about  drug supply in the Maesgeirchen area, or indeed any illegal drugs use to contact North Wales Police on 101 or alternatively via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111."