A MAN has been charged with aggravated burglary after allegedly raiding a Westhoughton home.

Shaun Gastall, aged 34, of Maple Crescent in Leigh, is alleged to have stolen cash and firearms from a home in Dicconson Lane on March 28 while armed with an axe.

He is also charged with possessing with intent to supply cannabis on April 28 and supplying cannabis between March 1 and April 28.

Gastall appeared at Bolton Magistrates Court on Tuesday.