Police raid on house in the Fens nets a haul of 108 cannabis plants - worth thousands of pounds

Police raided a house in the Fens and discovered cannabis plants that, when fully grown, could have been worth tens of thousands of pounds.

PUBLISHED: 14:43 07 April 2020 | UPDATED: 14:43 07 April 2020

John Elworthy

Big haul of cannabis plants found during police raid in County Road, March. Picture; FEN COPS

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The discovery was announced via social media by Fenland Police.

On their Facebook page, police reported the raid was on a house in County...
source: Wisbech Standard

2020-04-07 17:17
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