Leicester

Leicester house raid leads to third 'firearm' seized

Another "firearm" has been seized by police following a raid on a house in Leicester.

Police said what is believed to have been a firearm was found during a search at a property in Sparkenhoe Street on Tuesday evening.

A 20-year-old man has been arrested and is in custody.

Hours earlier two firearms and ammunition were found at a house in Marjorie Street after a raid at 06:00 BST on the same day.

A 19-year-old man remains in custody and a 47-year-old woman has been released on bail.

Detectives said the action followed information from the community.

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