A MAN has been arrested after cocaine was recovered following a raid in Leigh.

Officers working on the third day of Operation Sceptre, dedicated action towards knife crime, saw a warrant carried out on Siddow Common in Leigh, where a quantity of cocaine was recovered.

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One male adult was arrested at the scene, but has since been released to attend the police station at a later date.

GMP Leigh, Atherton and Hindley officers said: “Drug dealing and violent crime are intrinsically linked and your local neighbourhood teams are committed to taking positive action to stamp this out.”