Streets were sealed off. | Alejandro Sepúlveda

A major drugs operation in Palma started at 6am on Thursday morning. Heavily-armed Palma and National Police sealed off streets in three areas - the Llevant estate, Foners and Pere Garau. Raids and searches of various properties were supported by specialist police units, commandos and sniffer dogs.

A number of arrests are said to have been made and large quantities of cocaine and hashish seized.