Machete and axe recovered by Burnley police in knife bin haul

A machete and an axe were among the latest haul police have recovered from a Burnley knife bin.

By Sue Plunkett
Wednesday, 18th May 2022, 6:01 pm

They also recovered 30 kitchen knives, a hunting knife, an axe and a BB Gun from the Croft Street bin as part of Operation Sceptre.

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A spokesman for Burnley Police said: “All these weapons being off the streets can only be good news and means they cannot fall into the wrong hands.”

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A machete and an axe were among the latest haul police have recovered from the Burnley knife bin.

Anyone with information relating to knife crime can contact police on 101.

A machete and an axe were among the latest haul police have recovered from the Burnley knife bin.