VIDEO: Cannabis plants seized in East Lancs drugs raids

VIDEO: Cannabis plants seized in East Lancs drugs raids

VIDEO: Cannabis plants seized in East Lancs drugs raids

First published in News Blackburn Citizen: Photograph of the Author by , Reporter

SIXTEEN cannabis plants were seized by police after morning raids in Rishton today.

Acting on information from the public, police raided three properties in Hermitage Street and one in Chapel Street.

They discovered 10 plants in one of the houses in Hermitage Street and six in Chapel Street, also seizing equipment but no plants from a third house.

Officers estimated the value of the haul to be about £6,400.

Police said investigations are ongoing but no-one has been arrested.

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11:08am Sat 6 Sep 14

Graham Hartley says...

For Rishton please read the name of any place where humans gather in the name of need.

Wasn't it once so that if no plants were found then police were not empowered to remove the hardware? I understand that all items of hardware are for sale quite legally.
For Rishton please read the name of any place where humans gather in the name of need. Wasn't it once so that if no plants were found then police were not empowered to remove the hardware? I understand that all items of hardware are for sale quite legally. Graham Hartley
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