Drugs and £4k cash seized by police in Blackpool Sainsbury's car park

Police found 4,000 in cash in the Peugeot 207 that was stopped in the Sainsbury's car park in Blackpool. Photo: Lancashire Police
Police found 4,000 in cash in the Peugeot 207 that was stopped in the Sainsbury's car park in Blackpool. Photo: Lancashire Police
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A driver stopped in the car park at Sainsbury's in Blackpool was arrested for money laundering after police found cannabis and £4,000 in cash.

Blackpool Police revealed last night the driver of the Peugeot 207 had tested over the limit for cocaine and was found in possession of cannabis.

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The driver was arrested on suspicion of money laundering and possession with intent to supply.

In a Twitter post about the incident, at the Talbot Road car park, police said the driver was "over (the) limit for cocaine, disqualified and (had) no insurance".