Three suspects held after police raid cannabis factory near Baldock

PUBLISHED: 16:57 30 April 2010 | UPDATED: 13:58 19 May 2010

THREE men were arrested following the discovery of a cannabis factory near Baldock this week.

Police officers raided the non-residential premises in Caldecote Road, Newnham on Tuesday.

A 28-year-old man from Royston, a 42-year-old man from Camberton in Ca

THREE men were arrested following the discovery of a cannabis factory near Baldock this week.

Police officers raided the non-residential premises in Caldecote Road, Newnham on Tuesday.

A 28-year-old man from Royston, a 42-year-old man from Comberton in Cambridgeshire and a 41-year-old man from Ivey Bridge, Devon were all arrested on suspicion on cultivating cannabis and are currently on police bail.

Neighbourhood inspector Jason Thorne said today (Friday): "Cannabis factories can be found in both commercial and residential premises and we would always ask the public to keep vigilant and report any suspicious behaviour to police."

Hertfordshire Constabulary is committed to keeping drug crime low in North Herts and its on-going campaign, Operation Crystal, involves working with partner agencies to tackle drugs in the county.

If you have any information about drugs, where it is happening and who is involved, or know anything else that may help police tackle drug crime, contact Hertfordshire Constabulary on 0845 33 00 222 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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