Hundreds of cannabis plants found at farm

Hundreds of cannabis plants were found in an old chicken shed at a farm just north of Eastoft.Customs and Excise representatives attended Sand Bank Farm in Swinefleet and made the discovery, then informing Humberside Police.The Customs and Excise officers had attended after receiving a report that a large quantity of red diesel had been delivered to the farm which was being used to run the generators to provide electricity for the grow.There were approximately 300 plants at various stages of growth.One male was arrested and interviewed and has been bailed until January.

Monday, 24th November 2014, 9:30 am