A SUSPECTED drug dealer was arrested after police saw a car which was allegedly being driven with false number plates.

On Monday night, July 25, a man was arrested on Chisworth Close in Leigh on suspicion of possession with intent to supply.

He was also arrested on suspicion of driving with no licence and without insurance.

Police say a suspect was seen driving a vehicle on false plates by neighbourhood officers and he was alleged to be in possession of a significant amount of suspected class A drugs.

The car was seized by officers and the man was taken into custody.