Burnley cannabis farm discovered by chance

The cannabis plants discovered in a house in Leyland Road
The cannabis plants discovered in a house in Leyland Road

Police in Burnley discovered a cannabis farm by chance when attending to an insecure house.

Last night officers from the neighbourhood policing team along with officers from Team One immediate response stumbled across a cannabis farm while attending to an insecure property in Leyland Road.

Police confirmed that a large amount of cannabis was seized from the location along with a sum of cash and that all items will be disposed of.