Arrests made after police discover cannabis farm in Radford Semele

Police discovered more than 200 plants inside the house

Friday, 7th May 2021, 5:53 pm
Updated Friday, 7th May 2021, 5:56 pm

Four arrests were made yesterday (Thursday May 6) in connection with cannabis farm at a home in Radford Semele.

Officers responded to a report of men loading bags into a Mercedes Sprinter van that had pulled up in School Lane at around 11.55am.

On arrival officers searched the van and found cultivation equipment including pots and soil.

our arrests were made on Thursday (May 6) in connection with cannabis cultivation at a home in Radford Semele. Photo by Warwickshire Police

Inside the property a cannabis farm was discovered with 70 mature cannabis plants on the ground floor and a further 154 juvenile plants growing upstairs.

Illegal modifications had been made to the electricity supply for the purpose of plant cultivation.

The men arrested were a 26-year-old from Dorset and three others aged 26, 35 and 36 of no fixed abode. The men remain in custody whilst enquiries continue.

Officers are appealing for witnesses, any dash-cam or doorstep CCTV which may assist in investigations.

Information can be reported to us via Warwickshire Police's website or by calling 101 quoting incident number 121 of May 5.

Information can also be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via their website.