THREE people were arrested in Liversidge yesterday, following two morning raids, by officers investigating allegations of county lines drug dealing.

Suspected Class A and Class B drugs, cash and a taser were recovered by police in the raids, which follow ongoing investigations by the police's Programme Precision Team into allegations of county lines crime.

A 29-year-old man was arrested of suspicion of conspiracy to supply Class A and B drugs, as well as on suspicion of assault, criminal damage, possession of an offensive weapon and public order offences.

A 22-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to supply Class A and B drugs and possession of a prohibited firearm (the taser).

A second woman, aged 46, was arrested on suspicion of possession of a Class B drug.

All three remain in police custody.

Detective Sergeant Nial Kelman, from Programme Precision, who led the operation, said: "We will continue to seek out and arrest people who bring fear and misery to our communities.

"The action taken today will continue, our dedicated officers and staff from West Yorkshire Police Programme Precision will continue working with partners and communities, safeguarding the vulnerable, tackling organised crime - if you suspect criminal activity in your area please get in touch so we can take action."

Crime can be reported by calling 101, or by using the live chat facility at www.westyorkshire.police.uk/contactus.

Crime can also be reported by calling the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.