Three arrested in Hackney after drugs and cash found

Three men were arrested last night in Hackney after the car they were in was found to contain cash and drugs.

Officers from Operation Trident, a specialist gang crime unit, stopped a vehicle carrying three men in Clarence Road at around 9pm on August 2.

They found a large quantity of drugs and cash inside the vehicle and arrested the occupants, aged 20, 40 and 41, on suspicion of possession with intent to supply Class A drugs.

All three men are in custody at a north London police station.

Trident Gang Crime Command officers are investigating.