POLICE seized 250 wraps of drugs after stopping a vehicle with a defect on the A12 in Witham yesterday (July 9).

Officers noticed a car with tinted windows and signalled to the driver to pull over at around 11.50am.

While searching the vehicle, they found hundreds of wraps of drugs.

A 37-year-old man from Chingford was arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply class A drugs.

He has been released on bail until Wednesday, July 31.