Cannabis factory found near Northamptonshire border

About 200 cannabis plants worth thousands were found on an industrial estate a few miles from the Northamptonshire border.

Thursday, 12th December 2019, 10:00 am
Updated Thursday, 12th December 2019, 10:00 am

Acting on intelligence, police raided a unit Bicton Industrial Park in Stow Road, Kimbolton, on Tuesday morning (December 10).

They found the plants in various stages of growth with the potential of a turnover of more than £100,000 a year.

PC Neal Bartley said: “This find will cause significant disruption to organised crime and put a serious dent in their pockets.

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Acting on intelligence, police found this cannabis factory.

“Drugs can ruin lives and bring associated crime to our communities. We are working hard to tackle them. We urge the public to continue to report any suspicious behaviour to us.”

No arrests have been made in connection with the find.

Anyone with information should asked to call police on 101.

Inside the cannabis factory.
The plants were in various stages of growth.