Officers are appealing for information following the discovery of a cannabis farm in Hazel Grove
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Officers are appealing for information following the discovery of a cannabis farm in Hazel Grove.
Shortly before 3.50am this morning (Friday 9 August 2019), officers were called to London Road by the fire service to reports of a fire at a property.
A large cannabis grow was discovered at the property.
Enquiries are ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact police.
Police Sergeant Philip Lowe, of GMP’s Stockport district, said: “We were called to assist the fire service in the early hours of this morning, and it quickly became apparent that within the property there was a significantly large cannabis farm.
“Officers discovered over 150 plants inside, spread across two floors and an investigation has now been launched to find those responsible for cultivating the drugs.
“If you have seen any suspicious activity around this property, or if you have any information to assist our investigation, please get in touch with us on 0161 856 9973.”
Information can also be passed on via the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.