Police officers have confirmed a person arrested in connection with a ‘serious offence’ in the Merseyside area was last night released from custody. Officers from the Central Motorway Policing Group (CMPG) confirmed a person was stopped in the Staffordshire Police area along the A50 yesterday (August 17). The CMPG – made up of officers from Staffordshire and the West Midlands – believed the individual was linked to offences in the Merseyside Police area. But they have now confirmed the person will face no further action. A CMPG spokesman said: “The person has been released from custody with no further action being taken.” Read More Top stories on StokeonTrentLive Follow StokeonTrentLive Download our app – You can download our free app for iPhone and iPad from Apple’s App Store , or get the Android version from Google Play . Follow StokeonTrentLive on Facebook – Like our Facebook page to get the latest news in your feed and join in the lively discussions in the comments. Click here to give it a like! Follow us on Twitter – For breaking news and the latest stories, click here to follow SOTLive on Twitter . Follow us on Instagram – Featuring pictures past and present from across Stoke-on-Trent, North Staffordshire & South Cheshire – and if you tag us in your posts, we could repost your picture on our page! We also put the latest news in our Instagram Stories. Click here to follow StokeonTrentLive on Instagram .