Rothwell travellers' site raid leads to seven arrests

Seven people have been arrested in an early-morning drugs raid at a Northamptonshire travellers' site.

Armed officers detained the suspects and seized suspected class A drugs, a firearm and a stolen vehicle at Harrington Road, Rothwell, police said.

Supt Andy Cox, who led the Northamptonshire Police operation, said the suspects were being questioned and investigations were continuing.

A number of roads around the site were shut during the raid.

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