Manchester

'Uzi' machine gun and Browning pistol found in Moss Side raid

Grierson Street Image copyright Google
Image caption The weapons and ammunition were found in a house on Grierson Street

An Uzi-type sub-machine gun, a Browning pistol with a silencer and quantity of ammunition have been found by police during a raid on a house in Manchester.

The items were seized from a property on Grierson Street in Moss Side on Monday.

A 30-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of possessing firearms with intent to endanger life.

Det Insp Tony Norman said police wanted to hear from anyone who had information about "those using guns" in the area.

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