A man has been arrested and a substantial number of cannabis plants have been seized from a house in Worcester.

Officers visited Church Road yesterday (Thursday 29 April) to find the substantial grow of cannabis. A man, aged 32 was arrested on suspicion of production of cannabis.

Chief Inspector for local policing, Gareth Morgan, said: “Yesterday, we disrupted a large cannabis cultivation in Worcester arrested a man on suspicion of production of cannabis.”

He continued: “We seized 63 adult plants and 99 young plants from the address and we will continue to pursue those involved in the production and supply of drugs in our community. 
The successful warrant, involving our safer neighbourhood team, response and our local priorities team is a clear message to would be criminals that we will continue to tackle serious organised crime and protect our community from potential harm!” 

If you are aware or think you know of any criminality such as this, or if you think someone is growing or selling drugs please contact your Safer Neighbourhood Team. If you have information but don’t feel comfortable speaking to police, you can speak to the independent charity Crimestoppers. It is 100% anonymous, they never ask your name and they cannot trace your call or I.P address. You can contact them online or by calling 0800 555 111.