A 16-YEAR-OLD was arrested after police discovered drugs, a large combat knife, a knuckle duster and cash during a raid on a property.

Officers from the County Lines Management Team swooped on the address in Weymouth on Tuesday following concerns about a young person being involved with drugs.

A spokesman for Weymouth and Portland Police said:" A search was conducted and officers located a quantity of cannabis, a large combat knife, a knuckle duster and cash.

“A 16-year-old was arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply cannabis and he has been released under investigation.”

Anyone with information regarding the supply of drugs is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk, via email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.