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According to the Daily Mail, the elite unit’s guard was arrested last Tuesday, after police found traces of cocaine in the guards bathroom in St. James’s Palace, where the suspect was serving, so law enforcement agencies searched his room and his car and found five bags of Cocaine and four bags of ketamine are in between.
The arrested guard is a member of the guard unit known as the “Coldstream”, which is considered one of its missions to protect the residences and palaces of Queen Elizabeth II including Windsor Castle and Buckingham Palace, according to the Daily Mail.
The British army confirmed the fact that the guard was arrested, but declined to comment further. “At the present time, this controversial incident is being investigated in this elite unit, after the suspected element was temporarily suspended from service.“.