Illegal immigrant arrested at huge cannabis farm in Sheffield ‘will be deported’

An ‘illegal immigrant’ has been arrested after being found at a huge cannabis farm in Sheffield.

Wednesday, 20th March 2019, 4:08 pm
Updated Wednesday, 20th March 2019, 4:13 pm
A large cannabis farm discovered  this morning in Broomhall.
A large cannabis farm discovered this morning in Broomhall.

The large of haul of dozens of adult plants was discovered in the early hours of this morning at an address in Broomhall.

A man arrested at the scene was later identified as an illegal immigrant who had previously been stopped from entering the UK.

A large cannabis farm discovered this morning in Broomhall.

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Police said he would be placed in custody prior to his removal from the UK via a detention centre.

A large cannabis farm was discovered this morning at an address in Broomhall.