Three arrested as armed police swoop on car in Leeds


Three men have been arrested on suspicion of drug and firearm offences after armed police swooped on a car in Leeds.

West Yorkshire Police stopped the car on Hawksworth Road as part of a pre-planned operation at around 7.15pm on June 22.

Three men aged 21, 21 and 16 were arrested on suspicion of drug-related offences.

One of the 21-year-olds was also arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm with intent to cause fear of violence.

They all remain in police custody.

Variety Awards at Queens Hotel, Leeds. Pictured Rosemary Shrager who  received a lifetime award and guest speaker Sir Chris Bonington, with the choir from Queen Elizabeth Grammar School in Wakefield.
8th December 2017.
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