4 persons have been arrested and a substanial amount of controlled drugs and cash recovered.
On 9th and 10th February 2015, officers from North East Regional Special Operations Unit arrested 3 persons in the Aintree area of Liverpool. One person was arrested on the M1 at Junction 47 near Leeds with the assistance of officers from the North Yorkshire Road Crime Team.
A number of warrants were executed in the Gateshead area and a further three arrests were made.
During the operation a substantial amount of controlled drugs were recovered as was a substantial amount of cash.
All arrested persons have been interviewed and bailed pending further enquiries.