Cannabis smoking yobs and drug dealer targeted by police at Doncaster B&M store

Police in Doncaster have revealed they have targeted cannabis smokers, drug dealing and anti-social behaviour outside a popular town centre store.

By Darren Burke
Monday, 7th February 2022, 5:45 am

Officers from South Yorkshire Police’s Off Road Team have been targeting the B&M store in Church View following a number of reports of problems in the area.

A police spokesman said: “We cleared youths off from outside B&M stores and carried out a drug search with an adult male who we suspected of dealing to them.

"They had been shouting at people and smoking cannabis outside the store entrance.

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The B&M store in Church View.

“Don’t put up with groups of youths intimidating folk in public areas such as this.

"Lots of people thanked us and said they were avoiding the area due to the youths’ presence.

"Anti social behaviour shouldn’t be tolerated. The local neighbourhood police teams will deal robustly and ensure there are no,no go areas in town.”

Anyone wanting to report anti social behaviour should call 101.