City centre cannabis farm found after police call out

Police came across a cannabis farm in Wakefield city centre after being called to an early-morning disturbance.

By Nick Frame
Thursday, 20th January 2022, 4:30 pm

Officers received a call at 3.33am on January 13 to attend an incident on Westgate in the city. Upon arrival, they discovered a building containing around 86 plants.

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One man was arrested for cannabis production, criminal damage, and immigration offences and has since been released under investigation.

Westgate in Wakefield.