POLICE were seen at a street in Breightmet this morning, with residents saying they saw evidence bags taken out the house.

Pictures taken from the scene show plants in the back of the police car.

A number of police officers were seen in Toronto Street in Breightmet.

One resident in the area, said she saw the officers, an electrician and a gas man at a property near her, removing items.

She said: "I woke up at 10.30am and two police cars were there and a gas man and a electrician.

"The police went in with evidence bags and a axe and came out with two big clear bags."

Greater Manchester Police have been approached for further information.



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