Breaking: New Zealand Wines has been raided by the police and is now under criminal investigation

They found NOS cannisters inside


New Zealand Wines Manchester has been raided by the police under the Pyschoactive Substances Act 2016 this evening.

After finding Nitrous Oxide (NOS) cannisters and associated paraphernelia, the Fallowfield convenience store has been closed for further investigation for selling illegal drugs.

According to a statement provided by the police, New Zealand Wines was searched and found to be selling NOS cannisters, which have been seized.

The Statement provided by Greater Manchester Police

This morning, Manchester Twitter entered a period of mourning over the closure of the popular shop, known for its 2 for £5 wine deals.

More on this story to follow.

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