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Three arrested over cannabis burglary in Blakenhall

Three men have been arrested after several hundred cannabis plants were found at house where a burglary was taking place.

Police were called to Park Street South in Blakenhall, Wolverhampton, at about 0500 BST following reports a burglary was going on.

When officers searched the property, they discovered that the house was being used as a cannabis factory.

About 300 plants were found, a police spokesman said.

Three men were arrested at the scene and are currently helping police with their inquiries.

Specialist forensic officers will examine the scene later.

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