Officers forced their way into a city address while executing a drugs warrant
Get the biggest Daily stories by emailSubscribe We will use your email address only for the purpose of sending you newsletters. Please see ourPrivacy Noticefor details of your data protection rightsThank you for subscribingSee our privacy noticeCould not subscribe, try again laterInvalid Email
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.
Get all the big headlines, pictures, analysis, opinion and video on the stories that matter to you.
Follow us on Twitter @GlosLiveOnline - the official GlosLive account - for real news in real time.
Read More Top Gloucestershire stories
We're also on facebook.com/GlosLiveOnline - your must-see news, features, videos and pictures throughout the day.