TWO teenagers are in custody in Melksham this morning after they were arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply cannabis.
At approximately 8.50pm on Thursday 21 April 2016, two Special Constables carrying out speed checks stopped a Volkswagen Polo in Staverton.
Cannabis could be smelt from the vehicle and officers carried out a search on the 18-year-old male driver from Trowbridge. A package concealed in his crotch was found, as well as individually wrapped cannabis inside his bag. Cash was also found in the vehicle and the man was arrested on suspicion of possession of cannabis and possession with intent to supply.
His 17-year-old passenger from Westbury made off from the scene but was detained nearby and handed a bag of cannabis to police. He was arrested on suspicion of possession of cannabis and possession with intent to supply.
Both teenagers remain in custody at Melksham this morning and enquiries continue.