Man arrested as more than 150 'suspected' cannabis plants found in South Normanton property

A man has been arrested on suspicion of producing drugs following a search at a property in South Normanton.

Saturday, 6th June 2020, 7:20 am
Updated Monday, 8th June 2020, 2:01 pm

Officers from Derbyshire Constabulary’s Safer Neighbourhood policing and investigation teams carried out the warrant on The Common on Wednesday, June 3.

They discovered more than 150 suspected Cannabis plants.

The 29 year old, who is from the area, has been questioned and released on police bail while inquiries continue.

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Man arrested following warrant at a property in South Normanton.

James Bowler, Safer Neighbourhood Team Sergeant, said: “We are continuing to work hard across the Amber Valley to target drug misuse, crime and anti-social behaviour, and to keep our communities safe.

“We will always look to develop any information we receive about possible illegal drug activity and investigate further if appropriate. I would like to thank the local community for their support and would encourage anyone with information about drug misuse or suspicious activity to get in touch.”

You can contact police on 101.