A HAUL of offensive weapons along with five tasers were seized from a man over the weekend.

Officers in Burnley arrested a male on suspicion of firearms offences after they found the items on Sunday evening.

The man has now been released by the police.

A spokesman said: “Officers arrested a male on suspicion of Possession of firearms offences. 5 Tasers were seized, along with a large number of other offensive weapons. The male has been released pending further enquiries and consultation with CPS.”