Po­lice raid drugs farm af­ter tip-off

Birmingham Post - - NEWS -

PO­LICE un­cov­ered a huge cannabis farm in a dawn Christ­mas Eve raid.

Of­fi­cers swooped on a house in Mon­tague Road, Smeth­wick, at around 4.45am and dis­cov­ered a farm with a street value of around £150,000. They seized around 150 cannabis plants from the prop­erty.

The raid came af­ter a man was seen smash­ing a win­dow and car­ry­ing one of the plants in the street.

A state­ment from West Mid­lands Po­lice read: “A neigh­bour re­ported see­ing a man smash­ing a win­dow and car­ry­ing a large cannabis plant out of the house.

“Up to 150 cannabis plants were seized by po­lice.”

> The cannabis farm

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