Police find almost 100 cannabis plants worth £80,000 at Littlehampton address

Police are keen to speak to the owners of around 100 cannabis plants that were found at an address in Talbot Road, Littlehampton.

Police seized 98 plants from the property in Littlehampton
Police seized 98 plants from the property in Littlehampton

Officers executed a warrant at around 8.50pm on Friday, 7 October, following calls from local residents about a strong cannabis smell coming from the property, police confirmed.

There was no answer and when the front door was forced open two men were seen to leave the house through a back door and run off in separate directions, according to the police.

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Police said that a total of 98 cannabis plants were seized, which are thought to have a street value of up to £80,000.

Sergeant Daniel West said: “We are pleased to have seized such a large number of plants and taken these drugs off the street, but would now very much like to speak with their owners.

“We have already spoken with a number of local residents.

“If you have any information, no matter how insignificant you may think it is, please get in touch.”

Anyone with information, email [email protected] or call 101 quoting 1376 of 07/10

Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111

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