One man arrested and drugs seized in Burnley raid

A man has been arrested after a quantity of drugs were seized at an address in the Piccadilly Road area of Burnley.

Friday, 9th April 2021, 12:30 pm

Police executed a warrant yesterday afternoon (Thursday).

PCSO Lonsdale, of Burnley Taskforce, said: "A drugs warrant has been executed and a quantity of drugs seized at an address in the Piccadilly Road area of Burnley.

"Vulnerabilities have been found and addressed with partner agency Social Services. One male arrested and will be interviewed by the Taskforce. We will carry on targeting these issues."

The raid was a result of a police crackdown on drugs in communities