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Machete discovery on Harrow rooftop leads to drug seizure in police sweep

A report from a builder today led to the discovery of a machete on top of a roof in Harrow. The incident happened on Tuesday, June 4, when the builder found the weapon and notified the police.

Officers arrived at the scene to collect the knife. Following this discovery, the police decided to conduct a weapon sweep in the area.

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Duffield Close, Harrow. Image: Google Maps

A spokesperson for Harrow Police said, “Officers then decided to conduct a weapon sweep on Duffield Close, Harrow in case there were any more knives that had been stashed. Instead, officers found two black bags behind the garages. Once it was open, they discovered a quantity of cannabis, contained in multiple snap bags.”

Duffield Close is located off Courtfield Avenue in Harrow, leading towards Sheepcote Road. All items found during the sweep were seized by the police and are set to be destroyed.

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