Drugs raid at Billingshurst home

FOUR people have been arrested following a drugs raid at a house in Billingshurst on Friday (February 24).

Officers from Sussex Police, supported by a dog unit, undertook an extensive search of the property around 3pm.

The force had executed a warrant under the Misuse of Drugs Act and Theft Act.

Joshua King, 24, of no fixed address, was arrested and charged with burglary following a break-in at Lloyds Pharmacy in Billingshurst High Street earlier that day.

He has been remanded in custody to appear at Haywards Heath Magistrates Court.

A 21-year-old woman and a 30-year-old man, both from Billingshurst, were arrested on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance. Both were cautioned for the offences.

Meanwhile, a 23-year-old man from Partridge Green was arrested on suspicion of burglary and possessing a controlled substance and was cautioned for both offences.