Teenager charged following Halton Lodge drugs warrant Date published: 20th July 2017 7.39am

Officers from Runcorn Local Policing unit have charged a teenager following a drugs raid in the Halton Lodge area.

Shortly after 8.00am on Wednesday 19 July officers executed a warrant at an address on Whitchurch Way, Runcorn.

During a search of the premises officers recovered a quantity of Class A and B drugs along with an offensive weapon, leading to the arrest of a 16-year-old teenage boy

Following questioning the teenager was charged with two counts of possession with intent to supply Class A drugs (Cocaine and Heroin), one count of possession of Class B drugs (Cannabis) and one count possession of a weapon for the discharge of electricity.

The teenager has been remanded in custody and is set to appear at North Cheshire Magistrates' later today, Thursday 20 July.