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Nine ‘huge bags’ of cannabis seized after driver flees when spotted by police

Nine “huge bags” of cannabis have been seized from a van in Derby after the driver fled when police spotted him acting suspiciously.

Derby West Response officers tweeted at 2.53am today (Wednesday) that the “newest addition to the shift” had spotted the vehicle, which has been impounded.

Some of the van's contents
Some of the contents of the van

It said: “Result from group 5’s newest edition [sic] to the shift. Eagle eyes spots this van driving suspiciously before it makes off and driver decamps.

“He might be better at jumping fences but we’ve got the nine huge bags of cannabis he left behind and his van. Enquiries ongoing.”

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