Police attend house in Rugby to investigate possible break-in, instead they find a sizeable cannabis farm

They made the discovery last week

Tuesday, 11th May 2021, 10:17 am
Updated Tuesday, 11th May 2021, 10:18 am
Photo: Warwickshire Police.

A sizeable cannabis grow was discovered at a house in Rugby when police went to investigate an entirely different matter.

Police arrived at the Houston Road house last Thursday, May 6, to investigate reports of a possible break-in.

But once inside they discovered 300 plants with associated lighting, hydroponics and fertiliser.

The house was empty and investigations are ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to report this to call 101 quoting incident number 22 of 6 May.

Information can also be given anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.