Cannabis factory uncovered

PUBLISHED: 14:04 13 January 2010 | UPDATED: 11:34 25 May 2010

A CANNABIS factory has been uncovered in Clevedon.

A CANNABIS factory has been uncovered in Clevedon.

On Thursday police raided a property in Cherry Avenue after being given information by the housing association, NSHousing.

Officers seized 33 cannabis plants, which were being grown using hydroponic equipment.

A 43-year-old man is now helping police with their enquiries.

PC Dave Hughes said: "Partner agencies such as North Somerset Housing are instrumental in our efforts to stamp down on drug related crime across the county."

Anyone with information about drug dealing in their neighbourhood should call police on 0845 456 7000 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


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