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29th Jun, 2022

Police drugs bust nets cannabis factory in Balsall Common

SOLIHULL police uncovered a major cannabis factory with more than 120 plants when they raided business premises in Balsall Common on Monday, October 5.

Supported by officers from Chelmsley Wood, the raid was the result of months of intelligence building and hard work by the team.

Using a hand-held battering ram they smashed down a garage door at the location to gain entry.

Once inside they discovered a large scale cannabis factory with over 120 plants at different stages of growth.

Speaking on twitter an officer said: “We are able to take this robust action with the help of YOU the community.

“Please keep any intel coming in via 101 or Webchat personal computer.”

Meanwhile investigations into the cannabis factory and the owners are on going.


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