Police seize machete in Rothwell raid

Kettering's plain clothes police team raided an address in Rothwell on Saturday (December 21) and seized a vehicle, drugs and weapons.

The police shared this photo of the door they rammed at an address in Rothwell on Saturday
The police shared this photo of the door they rammed at an address in Rothwell on Saturday

In a tweet, the team said: "Merry Christmas all. We considered the festive chimney option but thought better of it and decided to take on the door.

"A vehicle, drugs and weapons seized by the team."

A police spokesman said the raid happened in Cordwainer Court, Rothwell, on Saturday, December 21 at around 3pm.

The weapons seized included a machete and a 22-year-old was given a cannabis warning.