Police found a cannabis factory when investigating reports of a burglary in Wednesfield.
The front door of the home in Lichfield Road had been smashed in by intruders yesterday morning (Sunday, October 20).
When cops arrived, they located cannabis leaves scattered on the front garden and about 40 plants developing inside.
West Midlands Police has but to make any arrests but enquiries are ongoing.
A spokesman for the force mentioned: “Police had been known as to a home in Lichfield Road, Wednesfield , yesterday at 11.55am to reports of a burglary.
“Officers located the front door had been forced and inside they located about 40 cannabis plants.
“Enquiries are continuing.”
In the UK, cannabis is categorised as a class B drug which will outcome in penalties for these located in possession, dealing or making the substance.
Police can problem a warning or an on-the-spot fine of £90 if you are located with cannabis.
Becoming located in possession of class B drugs can outcome in up to 5 years in prison, an limitless fine or each.
These convicted for supplying or production of class B drugs can face up to 14 years in prison.
Anybody with data must get in touch with police through Reside Chat at west-midlands.police.uk in between 8am and midnight.
Alternatively, folks can get in touch with 101, quoting crime incident quantity 20WV 248342C 19.
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