Axe and £10,000 seized as police bust suspected 18-year drug dealer from Sheffield

An 18-year-old man from Sheffield was arrested after police interrupted a suspected drugs deal in Scunthorpe.

An axe, drugs and cash were seized
An axe, drugs and cash were seized

Plain clothes officers were walking along Coltman Street around 3pm on Wednesday when they saw a number of men in an alleyway.

One of the men was arrested. Sixty wraps of crack cocaine and heroin, over £1,000 in cash and an axe were seized.

The man is in custody on suspicion of possession with intent to supply a class A drug, possessing an offensive weapon, and money laundering.