First photos from £100,000 cannabis factory found in Wisbech - equipment destroyed and plants seized but no arrests

Cannabis factory discovered in Wisbech

Cannabis factory discovered in Wisbech - Credit: Archant

Police released first images of a £100,000 drugs bust in Wisbech on Monday afternoon.

Cannabis factory discovered in Wisbech

Cannabis factory discovered in Wisbech - Credit: Archant

A police spokesman said they found a cannabis factory in Princes Road, Wisbech, at around 2pm “and it was in response to intelligence.”

“About 200 plants at various stages of growth were found spread across all rooms in the house.”

Police estimated the plants to be worth around £100,000.

The spokesman said the find has “disrupted cannabis supply. There is evidence of large scale cannabis production.”


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Police say they have dismantled much of the equipment needed to grow and supply cannabis.

“A large quantity of cannabis in various stages of growth has been recovered,” said the spokesman.

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So far there have been arrests “but investigations continue.”

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