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

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

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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.