Cannabis farm discovered in Partridge Green

PC James Munden with hundreds of cannabis plants seized in Partridge Green
PC James Munden with hundreds of cannabis plants seized in Partridge Green

Hundreds of cannabis plants have been seized after a police search of a disused warehouse in Partridge Green on Sunday (February 22).

Around 100 baby cannabis plants and 250 mature plants were discovered in the warehouse on the Star Road trading estate.

After obtaining information from members of the public, officers executed a Misuse of Drugs Act warrant at about 12.50pm.

The same day, a 41-year-old Brighton man was arrested on suspicion of cultivation of cannabis. He was released on police bail until May 20 while enquiries continue.