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United Kingdom,Scotland

12 April 2002

Edinburgh Evening News (Scotland)

Guns and crack cocaine have been seized by police in Edinburgh in a series of raids on suspected drug dealers. An air-rifle illegally adapted to fire bullets and two high-powered air guns capable of killing were found by officers who swooped on six city homes last night. Police said they believed the weapons had been bought as protection from other city dealers, and that officers were seeing a growing trend for the use of firearms in the drugs trade, particularly in... (

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