Man arrested after cannabis plants found

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Police have seized cannabis plants found growing in Stoke.

Officers made the discovery just after 8pm last night (9 December), with plants growing in a number of rooms at an address on Lychgate Close.

The electricity supply had been diverted to power equipment, but the property has since been made safe.

A 24-year-old man from Stoke-on-Trent was arrested at the scene on suspicion of the cultivation of cannabis.

He remains in custody.

Anyone with any information can contact 101, quoting incident number 704 of 09 December.

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