Drugs raid in York
4:43pm 5th August 2010
(Updated 4:44pm 5th August 2010)
Another arrest in York relating to drugs.
Today police have seized 17 suspected cannabis plants and arrested a 45 year old man from a property on Fossway.
Officers was alerted to the premises following reports of a strong smell of cannabis outside the flat.
The man been arrested on suspicion of producing a class B drug.
He has been released on police bail.
Inspector Ian Dyer of York's Response Team said: "We will deal with all reports of the illegal production of drugs robustly, taking swift action to ensure that they do not enter the supply chain."
If anyone has any information about the illegal production of drugs they are asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 0845 60 60 24 7. Alternatively, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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