Machete seized during drugs search

Police searching for drugs in Caw Park seized a baseball bat and a machete from a house.
Police searching for drugs in Caw Park seized a baseball bat and a machete from a house.

Police in Derry seized a machete and a baseball bat while searching for drugs in a house in Caw Park on Monday.

No drugs were found during the search.

Also on Monday, police carried out a search of a home under the Misuse of Drugs Act in Ard Grange. No drugs were found, however a number of other items were taken away for further investigation.

Meanwhile, a small amount of drugs were found when police stopped a car at Malvern Terrace. A caution of the passenger was directed by the PPS.

And two men arrested on suspected drugs charges at Strand Road on Monday afternoon remained in custody on Tuesday morning.