Eight arrests made in Wigan drug raids

Eight people have been arrested on suspected drugs and firearm offences after a series of early morning raids in Wigan.

Police raided six addresses at 0600 BST and uncovered two cannabis farms, seizing four prestige cars, ammunition and suspected Class A drugs.

Five men and three women were arrested during the raids in Worsley Mesnes, Poolstock and Winstanley.

They are being held in custody for questioning.

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