South Yorkshire cannabis farm with more than 250 plants shut down by police

Police shut down a South Yorkshire cannabis farm which contained more than 250 cannabis following a tip-off.

Saturday, 2nd June 2018, 3:05 pm
Updated Saturday, 2nd June 2018, 3:12 pm
Police shut down a cannabis farm in Parkgate. Picture: Rotherham North neighbourhood police team.

Officers from the Rotherham North neighbourhood police team said they executed a warrant at a premises in Parkgate.

A spokesman said the building had been specifically modified to aid the growth of the plants.

Police shut down a cannabis farm in Parkgate. Picture: Rotherham North neighbourhood police team.

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The plants were seized and equipment destroyed.

Anyone with any information should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.