Dawn drug raid in Lupset

Cannabis seized in Lupset
Cannabis seized in Lupset

A cannabis farm was discovered during a dawn raid.

Police found a large amount of cannabis plants at a house on Lindsay Avenue, Lupset, this morning.

They also seized cash and equipment for cultivating the drugs crop.

Insp Ian Williams, Wakefield Police’s neighbourhood inspector, said: “Officers found a sizeable amount of cannabis and equipment.

“A man was arrested and inquiries are ongoing.”

A 47-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the find.

Anyone with any information should call police on 101 or call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.