Two arrests as police find more than 300 cannabis plants

Officers raid one of the cannabis factories, in a cast iron outbuilding Picture: Cambridgeshire pol

Officers raid one of the cannabis factories, in a cast iron outbuilding Picture: Cambridgeshire police - Credit: Archant

A man and a woman were arrested as police found hundreds of plants in remote rural cannabis farms.

They found more than 300 cannabis plants in the two remote locations Picture: Cambridgeshire police

They found more than 300 cannabis plants in the two remote locations Picture: Cambridgeshire police - Credit: Archant

Officers stormed buildings at Parson Drove and Wisbech St Mary, near Wisbech, yesterday afternoon.

They found two sophisticated set-ups, using lights, foil lining and extractors to provide optimum growing conditions.

Some 302 plants were seized. A 60-year-old man and 59-year-old woman were arrested.

Both have now been released under investigation.


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