Knutsford man charged in relation to Warrington Cannabis Farm Date published: 22nd February 2016 9.15am

Officers from Warrington Local Policing Team have charged a 39-year-old man following the discovery of a Cannabis farm in Appleton, Warrington.


Barry Richard Niles, of St Johns Vale, Knutsford, was arrested on Friday 19 February at New Farm, Arley Road, Appleton, following the discovery of more than 200 cannabis plants.


Following questioning Niles was formally charged with Production of a controlled Class B drug and remanded in Police custody.


Niles appeared at Warrington Magistrates Court on Saturday 20 February where he was released on conditional bail; he is set to appear at Warrington Crown Court on Monday 21 March.