Birmingham & Black Country

Six charged over cannabis find in Birmingham and Solihull

Nine people have been arrested - six of them charged - after thousands of pounds worth of cannabis was seized.

Police stopped two men on Essex Street in the city centre on Monday and found about £20,000 worth of cannabis skunk in a holdall.

Officers later carried out raids at addresses in the city and Solihull and arrested seven males.

Six Vietnamese nationals have been charged with being concerned in the supply of a class B drug.

They are due before Birmingham magistrates on Wednesday.

Three youths remain in custody.

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