One Of The UK's Biggest Cannabis Factories Found In South Staffordshire

6 December 2017, 15:24 | Updated: 6 December 2017, 15:30

Cannabis Farm

Police found approximately £1.5 million pounds worth of the drug at a poultry farm in Wheaton Aston.

They raided "Three Angels Farm" yesterday (5 Dec) and arrested six people.

A statement from Staffordshire Police said: "Three men were detained at the scene and three other men were arrested following a police search of the area.

"The men, aged between 17 and 44 are from the United Kingdom and Albania."

Inspector Richard Meaden, South Staffordshire local policing commander, said: "The investigation is at an early stage, however we can confirm that approximately 3,100 cannabis plants were recovered.

"The estimated value of this crop is estimated to be worth £1.5 million pounds."

 Video: Staffordshire Police