Knives and drugs seized as police arrest five gang members in Northampton

A tweet from the Northamptonshire Police proactive team reported a haul of drugs was seized in a raid.
A tweet from the Northamptonshire Police proactive team reported a haul of drugs was seized in a raid.

Weapons, balaclavas and a haul of Class A drugs were seized in a police operation in Northampton.

Five "gang members" were arrested in a swoop carried out by Northamptonshire Police as part of the ongoing OpViper to tackle drug crime.

A tweet by the Northamptonshire Police proactive team read: "This is happening in your county. Help us stop gangs."