Arrest after Hartlepool cannabis farm find

A man has been arrested during a raid on what police describe as a cannabis farm on Teesside.

Officers, with support from the Cleveland Police helicopter, carried out the dawn operation at an address in the Elwick area of Hartlepool.

More than 1,000 plants, with an estimated street value of more than £400,000, were seized.

The 44-year-old man is being held on suspicion of the production of cannabis.

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