Police shut down Pendle cannabis farm

Some of the cannabis plants seized
Some of the cannabis plants seized

Police in Nelson have shut down a cannabis farm following a raid at a house in the town.

A specialist task force executed a warrant at the house yesterday when they discovered a horde of cannabis plants and growing equipment.

Shut down

Shut down

A police spokesman said: "The Task Force will not tolerate the supply of drugs in Pendle. If people are involved in this kind of activity then they will be the focus of our enquiries.

"Today a large cannabis cultivation has been located on a street in Nelson."