Doncaster man arrested after the discovery of 300 cannabis plants

CRIME: Crime scene.
CRIME: Crime scene.

Police have arrested a 20-year-old man following the discovery of about 300 cannabis plants at a property in Doncaster.

Officers acting on intelligence uncovered the illegal set-up at a house on Urban Road in Hexthorpe today (Wednesday, January 29).

The plants have an estimated street value of around £130,000.

The man was detained on suspicion of the production of cannabis and remains in custody where he is being questioned by detectives.