Three arrested after drugs and gun found in raid in Leicester

Three men have been taken into custody after Police carried out a raid on a property in which a gun and a large quantity of drugs was seized.

The raid was carried out yesterday (Monday 23 April) at an address on Mere Road in the Spinney Hills area of the city. A large quantity of drugs was found and a firearm was also recovered from the address.

The three men in custody were all arrested at the address were the raid took place.

Two men aged 28 and another aged 21, who are all from Leicester, were arrested on suspicion of supplying class A drugs.

The men remain in custody while the investigation continues.

The raid was part of an ongoing crackdown on the supply of drugs across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

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