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Driver arrested and knife discovered during stop and search in Preston

Posted on - 6th March, 2023 - 9:45pm | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Lancashire Police, Preston News
The driver was pursued onto Lancaster Road North Pic: Google

A driver has been arrested after testing positive for cocaine during a stop and search in Preston.

The vehicle was stopped in the early morning hours of Monday 6 March, on Lancaster Road North after officers spotted it being driven suspiciously.

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During a search of the vehicle, officers also discovered a knife.

A 51 year old man is currently in custody being questioned on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs and possession of a knife.

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