Three men arrested in connection with a reported disturbance outside a Warwick home on Thursday night, were still in custody on Saturday.

Police responded to the report called in around 9:10pm on Thursday, January 25th, to the disturbance in the Scott’s Lane South, Warwick area of Khyber Heights Road.

A police spokesman said: “It appears that the disturbance took place outside an area residence.

“Apparently the individuals involved immediately fled on foot towards Astwood Park.

“Police officers pursued the suspects and conducted a search of the surrounding area, which resulted in the arrest of a 20-year-old man and two 19-year-old men in connection with the incident. A quantity of a suspected controlled drug was also seized,” he said.

“The three men remain in custody as detectives from the Criminal Investigation Department continue their inquiries.”

Witnesses or persons with relevant information are encouraged to contact 247-1744 or the independent and confidential Crime Stoppers hotline 800-8477.

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