Drug factory uncovered in Burton Fleming

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Cannabis plants were discovered at a property in Burton Fleming by East Riding of Yorkshire Council officers.

On Wednesday 7 August a team from Humberside Police’s incident response unit attended the address in Wold Newton Road and recovered around 30 plants and growing equipment.

A 33-year-old man as been summonsed in relation to the incident.

The council staff had been visiting the property to evict the resident, and discovered the plants in two of the bedrooms and in the dining room.

The police were called, and are now dealing with the matter.

A council spokesperson said: “We cannot comment as it is a police matter.”