Photo: Police scene – Milton Street

A suspected banned breed of dog was seized by police during raids in Southport.

The raids took place in the Milton Street and Canning road on Friday. Merseyside police  executed warrants at two separate addresses. At one address, officers recovered cash, a quantity of cannabis and also seized what it thought to be a banned breed dog. At another address a quantity of cannabis was recovered.

Two men were arrested a 28- year-old male from Southport was arrested on money laundering offences and suspicion of possession of a controlled drug (Class B).

A second 28-year-old male, also from Southport was arrested on suspicion of possession of a controlled drug.


Original: Police Raid – Warrant executed Milton Street Southport

The Police gained entry to a Milton Street property, this morning, Friday 5 August 2016

Patrols cars, dog section are currently on scene.

Searches of the premises are ongoing. will provide regular updates as further information becomes from Merseyside Police.


Police Raid – Warrants executed Milton Street Southport

Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321




Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News.

If you want your news read locally online then send it to – relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience.