TWO men have been arrested for alleged drug offences after cops swooped on a property in Johnstone. 

Police targeted the building in Victoria Works, Mary Street, at around 10.20am yesterday and seized a quantity of pills and equipment, including suspected Etizolam. 

The two men, aged 34 and 55, have been arrested in connection with the raid and are due to appear in Paisley Sheriff Court today. 

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Detective Inspector John Stewart said: “Drugs are a menace and cause communities and families immeasurable harm. 

"I want to reassure people that we will use every tool and tactic at our disposal to target those involved in this type of criminality. 

"Drugs are a real concern but with local people’s continued support and co-operation, we can all make a difference and reduce the threat of such criminality.  

"Those who think they can get away with peddling drugs without facing the consequence are wrong.

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"We are and we will continue to target anyone involved in drugs and the criminality around such products."

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