Pair arrested in police anti-gang crime operation

14:06 17 January 2013

Two people were arrested in Southwark today as part of a Metropolitan Police crackdown on gang crime.

One man was detained on suspicion of possession of class A drugs with intent to supply while another was arrested on suspicion on non-payment of court fines.

They remain in custody at a south London police station.

The operations, conducted alongside council officers, took place in Bermondsey and Southwark Park, while specialist divers also joined the operation to sweep Southwark Pond

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