Belfast Telegraph

Police uncover £75,000 suspected cannabis factory in Belfast

Police in Belfast have uncovered a suspected cannabis factory in Belfast with plants with an estimated street value of £75,000.

The discovery was made at a property on Cairnshill Road in the Four Winds area on Sunday, October 15 just at 6.15pm as part of searches conducted in the area.

Detectives from Organised Crime were assisted by officers from the District Support Team, and also found a quantity of cash inside the house.

Speaking about the find, Detective Inspector Pete Mullan said: "We are committed to tackling the issue of drugs and this discovery means we have interrupted the cultivation of cannabis and removed a significant quantity of drugs from sale.

"I would appeal to anyone with any information about the use or supply of illegal drugs to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."

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