Man arrested after weapons and drugs found in vehicle
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A man has been arrested for drug and weapons offences after officers stopped a vehicle in Cobridge.
Officers stopped a silver Mercedes at 2.30pm on Waterloo Road, on Tuesday 16 January, after checks showed the car was being driven without insurance.
Following a search of the vehicle, officers found an airgun, a knife and a quantity of drugs believed to be heroin, crack cocaine and monkey dust.
A 28-year-old man, from the Stoke-on-Trent area, was arrested for possession of an imitation firearm, possession of controlled drugs (class A) and possession of a bladed article. He has been released on conditional police bail while enquiries continue.