One person has been arrested after a stash of more than 200 cannabis plants was discovered at a house.

On Tuesday, acting on information from the public, police in Hyndburn attended a property in the Peel Ward area of Accrington.

On arrival they discovered a substantial cannabis set-up with more than 200 plants.

The farm was dismantled and the plants seized, with one person apprehended at the scene.

A spokesperson for the police said: "Information received from the community led Hyndburn neighbourhood officers today to dismantle a cannabis set up in a residential property in the Peel Ward.

"Two hundred plus plants were seized and one person was arrested at scene."