Police intercept eight cannabis farms seizing drugs worth £163,000

Police carried out a number of raids

The Rural Crime Action Team (RCAT) made the discoveries in lorries, stables, caravans and containers in Middle Drove today.

In total the team seized 163 cannabis plants with a potential yield of up to £136,000 as well as seizing growing equipment including lights and transformers worth tens of thousands of pounds.

No arrests have been made at this time. An investigation is ongoing.

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Police carried out a number of raids

Sergeant Craig Flavell from the RCAT said: “While no arrests have been made, the seizure of these cannabis farms will cause significant disruption and financial loss to those involved.”

Police carried out a number of raids

Police carried out a number of raids

Peterborough Telegraph