THERE was a large police presence in Marine Street, Llanelli last night, Tuesday (Nov 13).
Approximately 10 police vehicles were seen outside a property on the street.
Armed police were in attendance.
The road was temporary closed off in both directions.
A spokesperson for Dyfed-Powys Police said: “Dyfed-Powys Police executed a search warrant under the Misuse of Drugs Act at a property in Marine Street on Tuesday, November 14th.
“A 16-year-old male has been arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply class A drugs and currently remains in police custody.
“A quantity of white powder has been recovered and will be sent for analysis.”
Detective Sergeant Keith Mages said: “We take drug misuse very seriously and we will take the appropriate action required to ensure that our communities are protected.”
To report anything suspicious or concerns about the selling and taking of drugs in your community call 101, or report online.
To report information anonymously, call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.