Officers forced their way into a city address while executing a drugs warrant

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This is the large machete police found when they forced their way into a property in Gloucester.

West Mercia Police said today, in a tweet, that they had carried out the early morning raid, which saw them execute a drugs warrant.

The force said it used an enforcer device to get into the building quickly.

Once inside, officers found the machete within reach of a bed.

One person was arrested on suspicion of supplying drugs offences and was being taken into police custody.

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