A 28-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply class B drugs in the early hours of 24 August.
At approximately 12.40am this morning, officers from the Roads Policing Unit were on patrol in the Thames Avenue area of Swindon when they spotted a white BMW. On stopping the vehicle there was a strong smell of cannabis emanating from within and and the driver was detained to allow for a closer search.
A large quantity of cannabis was located as well as approximately £4,500 cash. Police Dog Baxter and his handler also attended the scene and discovered drug paraphernalia and a quantity of herbal cannabis was discovered and seized, along with several mobile phones.
The driver, a 28-year-old man, from Swindon was arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply class B drugs and was taken to Gablecross Police Station where he remains this morning.
If you suspect drug activity in your area, please call police on 101, or Crimestoppers where information can be left anonymously if preferred on 0800 555 111.