Cannabis factory worth almost £150,000 raided in Black Country

Cannabis worth almost £150,000 was seized after a drug factory was raided in the Black Country.

The cannabis factory. Photo: West Bromwich Police
The cannabis factory. Photo: West Bromwich Police

West Midlands Police confiscated around 140 plants from a property in Oak Road, West Bromwich, on Tuesday night.

The average street value of a cannabis plant is £1,000. No arrests have been made.

A spokesman for the force said: "We've seized around 140 plants after a cannabis factory was discovered in Oak Road, West Bromwich. Enquiries are ongoing."

A door was seen damaged. Photo: West Bromwich Police
An officer at the scene. Photo: West Bromwich Police

Photographs from the scene dozens of plants packed tightly together, growing under artificial lights.

An officer was also pictured with a tool used to knock down doors.

A door was also seen with a large chunk having been taken off.

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