Birmingham news Raid uncovers £40k cannabis farm in West Bromwich MetiNews.Com
MetiNews.Com - Police found more than 40 illicit plants growing within the Pennyhill Lane property
Breaking News ! A £40,000 cannabis factory was discovered when police raided a West Bromwich home. The early-morning drugs bust uncovered more than 40 illicit plants growing within the Pennyhill Lane property on Thursday, January 14. Cops arrested a 20-year-old man on suspicion of cultivating the class B drug and abstracting electricity. He remains in police custody for questioning. The cannabis has been seized. Video Loading Video Unavailable Click to play Tap to play The video will auto-play soon8Cancel Play now A West Midlands Police spokesman said: "We arrested one man after officers executed a planned drugs warrant at a house in Pennyhill Lane, West Bromwich, just after 7am today. "Officers found more than 40 cannabis plants along with a hydroponic set-up in a number of rooms. "A 20-year-old man, arrested on suspicion of cultivating cannabis and abstracting electricity, remains in police custody for questioning.
.west-midlands.police.uk between 8am and midnight. Alternatively call 101 or contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, quoting crime reference number 20SW/12083W/21. People should also contact the force if they believe a property is being used to grow cannabis. Tell-tale signs include a strong, sweet, leafy odour coming from an address, a constant low humming noise and blacked-out windows or constantly drawn curtains.
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