Manchester

Crack cocaine and heroin found in 'Kinder Egg inserts'

Kinder Egg capsules and the drugs inside them
Police said it was a "disappointment" that the capsules had not contained a toy

Crack cocaine and heroin hidden inside "Kinder Egg plastic inserts" have been found by police on a Manchester street.

The capsules, which usually contain a plastic toy, were discovered by officers on patrol on St Mary's Hall Road in Crumpsall on Monday.

A Greater Manchester Police spokesman said it was "a surprise" to find the Class A drugs inside.

He said that police wanted to hear from anyone who had information about the drugs.

He added that it had been a "disappointment" that the capsules had not contained a toy.

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