Large amount of drugs and money - as well as two knives - found in stolen car in south Warwickshire

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of multiple offences

A large amount of drugs and money, as well as two knives, were found in a stolen car in south Warwickshire.

Police said three men have been arrested on suspicion of multiple offences after a stop was carried out on the M40.

Officers pulled over a black Audi that was suspected to have been stolen between junction 12 and 11 on the southbound carriageway of the motorway shortly after 4pm yesterday (Thursday September 2).

Police said three men have been arrested on suspicion of multiple offences after a stop was carried out on the M40.

A police spokesperson said: "A quantity of cash, scales, a quantity of drugs and two knives were seized from the vehicle."

A 22-year-old man from Coventry was arrested on suspicion of theft of a motor vehicle and possession of an offensive weapon.

A 24-year-old man from Walsall was arrested on suspicion of theft of a motor vehicle and possession with intent to supply drugs other than class A.

A 20-year-old man from Walsall was arrested on suspicion of theft of a motor vehicle, possession with intent to supply drugs other than class A and possession of a knife/bladed article.

All three remain in police custody at this time while enquiries continue.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting incident number 215 of 2 September.