Drugs found in Rock Ferry house

Three people have been arrested and bailed after a drug raid in Birkenhead.

A quantity of a substance believed to be cannabis along with suspected drugs paraphernalia were seized from the house on Haddon Road, Rock Ferry on Thursday afternoon.

Merseyside Police arrested a 21 year old man, 18 year old woman and 16 year old girl on suspicion of possession of a controlled drug with intent to supply.

The officers from Birkenhead Neighbourhood Policing Team carried out the raid after a tip off from a member of the public.

Inspector Chris Lucan-Pratt said: "We will take swift action in response to any report we receive from members of the public about drug-related activities in Birkenhead.

"This kind of behaviour will not be tolerated and we are dedicated to putting an end to the illegal activities of those involved in drugs in Birkenhead."

Anyone with any information about drug-related activity is asked to call Merseyside Police on 0151 777 2357 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 11