Two arrested and weapons seized in Quinton

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West Midlands Police have arrested two people and seized a cache of weapons including knives and air guns from a Birmingham address.

On Tuesday the Force executed a warrant at an address on Bent Avenue, Quinton.

A 22-year-old man and a 25-year-old woman were arrested on suspicion of possession of offensive weapons and possession of Class B controlled drugs.

A number of gas powered handguns, air rifles and decommissioned revolvers were recovered from the property along with a number of knives. The two people have both been bailed while the investigation continues.

The seizure falls under Operation Target, which is West Midlands Police's commitment to tackling serious and organised crime in the West Midlands.

Anyone with information on serious or organised crime, get in touch via Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 1111.


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