Two arrested on suspicion of human trafficking and drug offences in Hastings

Two people have been arrested in Hastings on suspicion of drugs offences and human trafficking offences, according to police.

Thursday, 4th April 2019, 5:03 pm
Updated Thursday, 4th April 2019, 5:37 pm

The arrests were made by the prevention team in Hastings.

The offences include possession with intent to supply class A drugs and human trafficking, according to police.

A spokesman said: “Officers conducted a stop on a young male who led them to a nearby address.

“The occupant of this address was arrested for human trafficking offences and the male was arrested on drugs-related offences following a search at the Police Station.”

Investigations are ongoing.

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