A man has been arrested on suspicion of class A drugs offences.

Earlier this morning (Friday May 10), the Hyndburn taskforce carried out two raids in Rishton.

As a result, one man was arrested and suspected class A drugs and a large sum of cash were seized. 

Enquiries remain ongoing. 

A spokesperson for the police said: "This morning, Hyndburn taskforce have worked alongside the intelligence team and executed two drug warrants in Rishton.

"As a result one male has been arrested and enquiries are on-going with suspected class A drugs and cash being seized.

"Hyndburn neighbourhood policing team are committed to fighting organised crime and keeping our communities safe."

If you believe someone maybe involved in drug activity, you can report it to the police online or by calling them on 101.

You can also contact independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 1111.