FIVE men have been arrested following a drugs raid in Dorchester.

Officers recovered a quantity of controlled drugs from a vehicle and a local address and detained five men.

Other searches have taken place. The operation was carried out throughout Friday afternoon and evening.

A spokesman for Dorset Police said: “Inquiries are ongoing including searches of linked addresses.”

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