Cannabis farm discovered in Leasowe attic

Officers from the Merseyside Police proactive #OpTarget teams had another busy day yesterday (2 March) dealing with a drugs farm in Leasowe in their continued efforts to keep Merseyside safe.

At around 7:40pm, officers attended an address on Wakefield Drive, Leasowe in attempt to find a 33-year-old man who was wanted on warrant.

Whilst at the address, they noticed a strong smell of cannabis and decided to investigate.

Here, they found a large cannabis farm being grown in the attic. Two men were dealt with at the scene whilst the intended 33-year-old was arrested for production of cannabis and drug driving.

If you know where any weapon is being hidden or stored, or have information on crime being committed in your area, get in touch with Merseyside Police to help them keep our communities safe.  

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