200 cannabis plants found by police after Darlaston disturbance

By Luke Bartlett | Darlaston | Crime | Published:

Police found more than 200 cannabis plants at a property after being called to reports of a disturbance outside the building.

Some of the cannabis plants found inside

The drugs factory was discovered at a property in Dangerfield Lane, Darlaston.

Officers from West Midlands Police and uncovered several rows of cannabis plants when they checked the address.

No-one was at the property but around 230 plants were discovered with hydroponics equipment, which is used to help cultivate the drug.

A police spokeswoman said: “Police were called to reports of a disturbance outside an address in Dangerfield Lane, Darlaston on March 23.

"No people were present, but a search revealed a cannabis factory with around 230 plants and hydroponics equipment.”

Call police on 101 giving log number 2467 of 23 April with any information.

Luke Bartlett

By Luke Bartlett
Trainee Reporter - @lbartlett_star

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