Man arrested after £43,000 cannabis farm uncovered

A 51-year-old man has been arrested after a cannabis farm with plants worth £43,000 was raided by police.

Officers from Cleveland Police, acting on a tip-off searched a house in Carr Street, Stockton, where they found 43 mature plants.

They also seized lighting and heating equipment from the property during the raid on Tuesday.

The man was arrested on suspicion of producing drugs and has been released on bail pending further inquiries.

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