Cannabis and suspected stolen goods discovered in Burnley house raid

Police have seized a quantity of cannabis found at an address in the Queensgate area of the town.

Saturday, 24th October 2020, 8:50 am
Updated Saturday, 24th October 2020, 8:54 am

After executing a warrant yesterday (Friday), police discovered an amount of cannabis as well as a number of items that were suspected of being stolen.

PC Horne, of the Burnley North Neighbourhood policing team, said: "Officers from the North NHPT and task force team executed a drugs warrant within the Queensgate area. A quantity of cannabis was seized.

"Whilst searching in the address, items which were suspected as being stolen was also seized. Enquiries are currently on-going regarding these.

The warrant was executed yesterday

"If you have any concerns re drug/crime related activity in the area please drop me an e-mail via [email protected] or if you wish to remain anonymous please contact crimestoppers on 0800 555 111."