DISCARDED needles have been found in a Uttoxeter alleyway.
Staffordshire Police said it received a call at 3.15pm on Wednesday to the discarded drugs paraphernalia in an alley between Pennycroft Road and Gas Street.
A spokesman said an officer was made aware, attended the location and removed the items and the force will monitor the area.
Anyone with concerns about drug use is asked to call 101.
An East Staffordshire Borough Council spokesman added: “If residents find discarded needles these should not be touched. Please report the find by contacting 01283 508000 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with full details, and it will be dealt with as a matter of urgency.”