Two arrested after Lancaster drugs raid

TWO people were arrested following a drugs raid on a Lancaster home.

Officers from the neighbourhood police team and the target team swooped on the Austwick Road property at around 7.30pm on Friday October 21.

Cannabis, suspected cocaine and a machete were recovered from the address.

A 19-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possessing cocaine with intent to supply and has been released on bail pending further inquiries.

Donna Shenton, 39, of Austwick Road, was charged with possessing cannabis and will appear before Lancaster Magistrates on November 11.

Anyone with information about drugs or drug dealing is asked to contact police on 08451 253545.

You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or on-line at Crimestoppers-uk.org. No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.