Cannabis plants seized at Rugby home

Cannabis plants NNL-160429-135501001
Cannabis plants NNL-160429-135501001

Police discovered 70 cannabis plants during the search of a property in Thomson Close, Rugby.

The search took place yesterday afternoon, Thursday, after an earlier warrant was executed at a property on Buchanan Road in the morning.

Following the warrant on Buchanan Road, a 29-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possession of a controlled drug and conspiracy to supply cannabis and a 23-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to supply cannabis.

In addition to the seizure of the plants on Thomson Close, a quantity of cannabis and £4,000 in cash were seized at the property on Buchanan Road.

Both men have been bailed until the end of May while investigations continue.

If you have information that could help police tackle drug crime, call 101. Alternatively, information can be provided anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org