Police have arrested three people after discovering a haul of drugs and weapons.Advertisement
Two men and a woman were arrested on suspicion of offences including affray, money laundering, supplying Class A and Class B drugs, theft and permitting drug misuse on premises.
The arrests were made during Sunday (17 January) afternoon in the St Matthews area of Preston.
A police spokesperson: “As well as the large amount of money and drugs, there has been a number of knives and other offensive weapons taken off the streets.
“This action will hopefully have a profound effect in the area of Fletcher Road.
“Task Force will continue to target this area in the coming weeks.”
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Anyone with information on further criminal activity in the Fletcher Road area is asked to call police on 101.
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