Man arrested after police discover cannabis farm during Ormskirk drugs raid

Four rooms containing cannabis plants in "various stages of growth" were found at a property in Ormskirk.

Monday, 27th April 2020, 4:47 pm
Updated Monday, 27th April 2020, 4:48 pm

Police executed a search warrant at an address in Ormskirk town centre earlier today (April 27).

Officers discovered four rooms containing cannabis plants in "various stages of growth" once inside the property,

A man was arrested at the scene and remains in custody for questioning.

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A spokesperson for Lancashire Police said: "Acting on community intelligence, the Neighbourhood Task Force have today executed a drugs warrant at a property in Ormskirk Town Centre.

"Four rooms containing cannabis plants at various stages of growth were located within the property and a male was arrested at the scene."

To report suspected drug dealing, contact independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or via their website https://crimestoppers-uk.org/

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A man was arrested after police discovered a cannabis farm in Ormskirk. (Credit: Lancashire Police)