Ominous warning for cannabis growers, dealers and users in Sheffield suburbs

Police in Sheffield today issued an ominous warning to cannabis growers, dealers and users.

Thursday, 18th January 2018, 9:12 pm
Updated Thursday, 18th January 2018, 9:15 pm
The warning was accompanied by this photo of a police battering ram (photo: South Yorkshire Police)

Sheffield North East Neighbourhood Policing Team tweeted: "For any residents of Southey Green/Parson Cross that feel it is acceptable to grow, use or distribute cannabis onto our streets, we look forward to seeing you very soon."

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The tweet was accompanied by this photo of a police battering ram, used during raids to break down doors.

Asked whether raids had begun in those neighbourhoods, the team responded: "We started work on Monday and this is a warning of what is to come. Watch this space in coming weeks...."