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Morning raids in Liversedge lead to three arrests

Drugs, cash and an illegal weapon were found during the morning raids.

Officers investigating allegations of county lines crime arrested three people in Liversedge after two morning raids on Friday 12 June. 
Suspected class A and B drugs, cash and a prohibited firearm (a Taser) were also recovered during the searches.


The raids follow ongoing investigations by the Force’s Programme Precision Team into allegations of so-called county lines crime.

Detective Sergeant Nial Kelman from Programme Precision led the operation.
“We will continue to seek out and arrest people who bring fear and misery to our communities” The action taken today will continue, our dedicated officers and staff from West Yorkshire Police Programme Precision will continue working with partners and communities, safeguarding the vulnerable, tackling organised crime - if you suspect criminal activity in your area please get in touch so we can take action.”
Call police on 101 or use the live chat facility at www.westyorkshire.police.uk/contactus or call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111


A man aged 29 was arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to supply class A and B drugs as well as on suspicion of assault, criminal damage, possession of an offensive weapon and public order offences. He has been released under investigation.
A women aged 22 was arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to supply class A and B drugs and possession of a prohibited firearm (Taser). She has been released under investigation
A second woman aged 46 was arrested on suspicion of possession of a Class B drug. She was given a condition caution for possession of amphetamine.

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