Two arrested after raid on suspected cannabis house in Earl Shilton, Leicestershire
Two people were arrested after police raided a house they believed was being used to grow cannabis, in Earl Shilton, Leicestershire.
Officers executed a warrant under the Misuse of Drugs Act at the home in Nock Verges, in Earl Shilton, on Tuesday(26).
Once inside, a number of cannabis plants, an amount of cash, a suspected American Pitbull Terrier and a shotgun were recovered.
Two men, aged 21 and 24, have been arrested in connection with the incident and have been released on police bail pending further inquiries.
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Sergeant Mel Thomas of the Barwell and Earl Shilton police team said: “This again was an intelligence led enquiry with a fantastic result.
“Taking illegally held firearms out of circulation is always an achievement and along with the seizure of cannabis plants, cash and a potentially dangerous dog this has been good news.”
Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.