Strong smell leads police to outdoor cannabis find

PUBLISHED: 16:31 05 August 2020 | UPDATED: 16:40 05 August 2020

Police found 11 cannabis plants being grown outdoors while on patrol at Elloe Bank, Wisbech. Pictures: Policing Fenland

Police found 11 cannabis plants being grown outdoors while on patrol at Elloe Bank, Wisbech. Pictures: Policing Fenland

Policing Fenland

Police on patrol came across a strong cannabis smell - and found 11 plants were being grown nearby in the outdoors.

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They were on patrol in Elloe Bank, Wisbech, at the time and also discovered plastic bags of the drugs at the property.

A post on the Policing Fenland Facebook page on Wednesday (August 5) said: “While on patrol at Elloe bank, Wisbech @cambsruralcops investigated a strong smell of cannabis and found 11 plants being grown outdoors and a quantity of bud in plastic bags.

“One suspect located, interviewed and reported for cultivation of cannabis, drugs seized.”


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