700 cannabis plants found after tip-off
A MASSIVE cannabis farm has been uncovered by police.
Officers said they found the drugs growing at a property in Urmston town centre.
The cannabis farm contained more than 700 plants at different stages of growth, police said.
They struck on Saturday night after receiving intelligence about the presence of the drugs, according to a post on the GMP Trafford North Facebook page.
The post read: “Trafford North area team to the rescue .... Again
“Trafford West team you’re welcome #weacceptcakes.
“Tonight Trafford North area team have acted on some information passed to them & attended at an address.
It adds: “Have located a large cannabis farm comprising of over 700 cannabis plants at various stages of growth.
“Thanks to the Trafford North area team this seizure has taken a large amount of drugs off the street & out of Urmston & keeping all of Trafford safe. Thanks Pc M”
Some of the hundreds of plants growing in the cannabis farm