More than 100 plants to be destroyed after police find cannabis farm in Wigan

A cannabis farm with more than 100 plants has been discovered at a property in Wigan.

Wednesday, 12th January 2022, 1:50 pm
Updated Wednesday, 12th January 2022, 2:14 pm

Police officers raided the property on Wednesday morning and photographs of the plants they seized were shared on social media.

A post on Greater Manchester Police's Wigan West Facebook page said: "The Scholes and Ince neighbourhood teams assisting with the demolition of a mature cannabis farm this morning on behalf of the Pemberton neighbourhood team. Over 100 plants now heading for the incinerator."

Anyone with information about the production and supply of drugs in Wigan is asked to call police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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Police officers seized the plants
More than 100 plants were found