A man has been charged with guns and drugs offences following dawn raids in Stockport

A man has been charged with guns and drugs offences following police raids in Stockport.

Jack Wilde, 23, of Brownwood Avenue, Offerton was charged with possession of a firearm, possession of cocaine, possession of cocaine with intent to supply and possession of cannabis.

He has been remanded in custody and is due to appear at Manchester Minshull Street Crown Court on March 19.

His arrest came after police in Stockport executed two warrants at dawn on Thursday as part of an investigation into drug dealing.

A gun, multiple blades and suspected class A drugs worth £150,000 were found.

A 19-year-old woman arrested in the raids has been released pending further enquiries.

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