Police raid uncovers cannabis farm at resort home

Police found eight cannabis plants at a property on Withnell Road in South Shore
Police found eight cannabis plants at a property on Withnell Road in South Shore

This was the sight that greeted police when they raided a Blackpool home to search drugs.

Officers carried out a warrant at a property on Withnell Road, South Shore, where they found the cannabis farm, on Monday.

At around 3pm on Monday, officers discovered eight cannabis plants at an address on Withnell Road, Blackpool

Police said eight plants were recovered from the address following the raid, at around 3pm.

In a Facebook post, officers said it was ‘a great little result’ for the Waterloo neighbourhood policing team.

A Lancashire Police spokesman said: “At around 3pm on Monday, officers discovered eight cannabis plants at an address on Withnell Road, Blackpool.”

The spokesman said a 23-year-old man was due to attend the police station voluntarily where he would be interviewed by officers ‘in due course’.