A haul of imported weapons, together with nunchucks and huge knives, have been seized from a property in south Manchester.
The weapons have been discovered by officers from Larger Manchester Police’s ‘drawback fixing workforce’ on Tuesday (September 1).
An image shared by the pressure on a number of of its Fb pages exhibits looking knives, nunchucks and a flick knife inside the haul of seized gadgets.
A person has been arrested on suspicion of importation of prohibited weapons.
The motion got here after Border Pressure officers shared info with police about prohibited weapons being imported, GMP mentioned.
A put up on the GMP Fallowfield, Withington, Levenshulme & Burnage reads: “At present the #ProblemSolvingTeam carried out a warrant at an tackle following info obtained from Border Pressure that prohibited weapons have been being imported.
“10 weapons seized in whole and a Male grownup arrested for importation of prohibited weapons.
“Ordering prohibited weapons is an felony offence opposite to S.50 of the Customs and Excise Administration Act and can result in us knocking at your door.
“Assist us hold knives off streets!”
The social media put up mentions Operation Sycamore, which is GMP’s response to tackling severe violent crime.
The operation has a specific give attention to knife crime.