A handgun and drugs have been recovered after a warrant was executed at an address in Bootle.
Officers attended at a property on Bedford Road last night, Monday 22nd July, and located a gas powered handgun and a quantity of controlled drugs.
A 16 year-old male has been arrested on suspicion of possession of a s5 firearm and possession of controlled drugs.
He has been released under investigation to allow for further enquiries to be carried out and for the gun to be examined.
Do you have information where firearms or any weapons are being stored?
DM @MerPolCC, call 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.