Twelve arrested in Gothenburg drugs bust

Gothenburg police have confirmed that they arrested twelve people in a major drugs raid in the city on Friday evening. All twelve are suspected of serious drugs offences.

During the raid, amphetamines worth more than 2 million kronor were siezed by police.

Several of those arrested are known criminals, key players in the Gothenburg underworld, according to a police press statement.

The arrests took place in Allén, in the centre of the city, in the old town and at a number of other locations.

TT/The Local