Man charged after raid on Morecambe house

Police cars on Sefton Road, Heysham.
Police cars on Sefton Road, Heysham.
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A man has been charged with firearms offences after a police raid on a property in Morecambe.

Police said they recovered a firearm in the raid at the property on Sefton Road in Morecambe after serving a warrant on August 12.

Timothy Forrester, 36, of Sefton Road, Morecambe, appeared before Lancaster Magistrates after being arrested and charged with firearms and drug offences including possession of a sawn off rifle and two cases of .22 ammunition in breach of a prison licence, and possession of a Class B drug.

He was remanded in custody and is due to appear at Preston Crown Court on September 14.