Officers discover cannabis farm after executing a warrant in Ellesmere Port Date published: 26th September 2017 8am

Officers from Ellesmere Port Local Policing Unit have discovered a large scale cannabis farm after executing a drugs warrant.

The warrant was executed at a commercial property on Rossbank Road at around 3.15pm on Thursday, 21 September.

While carrying out a detailed search of the premises officers discovered a significant quantity of cannabis plants and Class A drugs.

Sergeant Paul Davis of Ellesmere Port Police, said: “This was a fantastic result by officers. We understand the negative impact illegal drug use and supply can have in our local communities.

“An investigation is now underway to find those responsible and I would urge anyone with any information to come forward and speak to us.”

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Cheshire Police on 101 quoting incident 466 of 21 September 2017

Information can also be passed on anonymously by calling Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.