TWO machetes and a stash of drugs were found in a stolen car seized by police in Brierfield.

The Nissan Qashqai was taken in a burglary from a home in Manchester, police said.

Armed police and the dog unit brought the vehicle to a stop.

Two men have been arrested and are currently being questioned by police.

Lancashire Telegraph:

Police tweeted: "Stolen vehicle from Manchester taken by means of burglary. Came into Lancs and great collective work from unarmed and armed tac ops, dog patrol and IR brought to a stop. Two machetes and drugs located in the car. Two currently in custody."



Lancashire Telegraph: