'Strong smell' in Calderdale village leads to cannabis plant farm drugs bust

Cannabis plant farm found in Bailiff bridge
Cannabis plant farm found in Bailiff bridge

A tip off helped police discover a large cannabis plant farm in a Calderdale village.

On February 19 police received reports of a strong smell coming from a property in Bailiff Bridge.

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Residents also reported excessive heat and the sound of what they believed to be electric fans. coming from an apartment.

It was believed that the property had been unoccupied for some considerable time.

Enquiries were undertaken and entry was gained to the apartment where a cannabis farm was found.

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The farm was dismanted and enquiries are ongoing.

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