POLICE in Colne this evening arrested two males in the woods between Preistfield Avenue and Heirs House Lane.

Officers from Colne Neighbourhood Team had received numerous reports of youths in the area smoking cannabis, leaving rubbish and causing damage to fencing, the result being that sheep and lambs escape onto the road and discovered the two individuals in question.

Police say they will continue to act against anyone causing damage and thanked the community for their support.