Drugs Planted in Weymouth Tree
9:53am 4th March 2014
Drugs have been found stashed inside a tree of a Weymouth graveyard.
Police were called to Abbotsbury Road around 6am on Saturday morning after a member of the public spotted several people acting suspiciously.
Officers found a package containing a large quantity of white powder inside a tree in the cemetery.
Inspector Pete Browning, of Weymouth police, said: "I am keen to speak to anyone who has information about the drugs or the people involved.
"Two of the people seen going into the graveyard at the time are described as black men - no other descriptions are available.
"All calls will be treated with the strictest confidence."
Witnesses and anyone with information should call Dorset Police in confidence on 101, quoting incident number 01:93. Alternatively, call the free and anonymous Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111 where mobile phone tariffs may apply.