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Arrest made after cannabis farm discovery in Chorley

Posted on - 9th July, 2024 - 11:50am | Author - | Posted in - Chorley locations, Chorley News, Crime, Lancashire Police
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An arrest has been made following a cannabis farm discovery in Chorley.

Police officers from the Chorley neighbourhood team attended an address on Sunny Brow, Coppull, yesterday (8 July) and found a cannabis set-up with over 200 plants.

There was also evidence that the electricity had been bypassed, causing significant disruption throughout the property.

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Electricity Northwest attended to ensure that the area was safe and the grow has been dismantled.

A 42-year-old man, who was arrested at the scene, is currently in custody being questioned on suspicion of cannabis cultivation.

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