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Warning as cannabis factory found in Darwen
6:29pm Wednesday 20th March 2013 in News
A CANNABIS factory has been discovered by police during a raid on a house.
Police found 38 plants in the back bedroom of the house on Inverness Road, Darwen on Monday.
Officers raided the address after receiving a tip off from a concerned resident.
The plants, which have a potential street value of £19,000 have been seized.
Darwen Community beat manager, PC Mark Edwards, said: "Once again we have taken action to address community concerns. “We will continue to do all we can to remove drugs from our neighbourhoods and target those responsible."
A 41-year-old man is to be interviewed about the find.
Anyone with information or concerns about drugs in their area should call police on 101.