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Live as police raid houses in Doncaster as part of huge drug-bust operation


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Police officers raided four Doncaster properties this morning as they executed warrants as part of Operation Duxford.

Yorkshire Live reporter Amber O’Connor joined South Yorkshire Police as the force raided four homes including a garage.

Following the operation’s success last year, the force is again using Operation Duxford to focus on some of the major issues in the community.

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As part of the force-wide operation, a number of pop-up police stations have been set up in town.

Mounted officers have been on patrol today and there has been ongoing speed enforcement activity.

Doncaster East Neighbourhood Policing Team Inspector Alison Carr confirmed to our reporter that all four warrants in the district this morning were drugs-related, with intelligence suggesting Class A drugs. No word yet on whether any arrests have been made.

Amber added today’s operation includes five traffic cars and around 40 officers.

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