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Cannabis plants found in Burghill
A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of cultivation of cannabis after 135 plants were found in Burghill yesterday.
They were allowed to grow in relative secrecy underground in three cellar rooms, which could only be accessed by a small section of false flooring that could be lifted.
The complexity of the growing operation was such that power companies had to be called in to make the building as safe as possible before plants and equipment could be removed for
“It took a number of officers several hours to seize and dispose of the plants and it just goes to show that you can never tell what goes on behind closed doors,” said Sergeant Dan
“West Mercia Police take drug crime very seriously and act upon any information received from members of the public as soon as the time is right.”
A 51-year-old man who was arrested has been bailed pending further enquiries.