Man arrested after police discover 'significant' amount of drugs in Burnley premises

A 30-year-old man has been arrested and remains in police custody after police found a significant amount of drugs at a building in the Burnley Wood area of the town.

Monday, 8th March 2021, 11:14 am

Officers from Burnley Taskforce, Tac Ops and Team 4 executed the warrant this morning.

A spokesman for Burnley and Padiham Police said: "This morning officers from the Burnley Taskforce, Tac Ops and Team 4 have executed a drugs warrant in the Burnley Wood area and located a substantial amount of drugs. A 30-year-old male has been arrested and will be interviewed in due course.

"Anyone who wants to report drug dealing in their area can contact us on 101 or information can be reported anonymously via the independent charity Crimestoppers on: 0800 555 11.

Police discovered the drugs haul this morning

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