Huge drugs haul at Chulmleigh farm

Police have seized more than 100 cannabis plants from a farm in the Chumleigh area. Picture: Submitt

Police have seized more than 100 cannabis plants from a farm in the Chumleigh area. Picture: Submitted - Credit: Archant

Police discover more than 100 cannabis plants during raid

Police have seized more than 100 cannabis plants from a farm in the Chumleigh area. Picture: Submitt

Police have seized more than 100 cannabis plants from a farm in the Chumleigh area. Picture: Submitted - Credit: Archant

Police have seized more than 100 cannabis plants following a raid on a North Devon farm.

Plants were discovered at a farm in the Chumleigh area yesterday morning (Friday).

Officers from Cullompton, Tiverton and Crediton executed a Misuse of Drugs Act warrant acting on a tip-off from the public.

Sergeant Dave MacFadden said: “This is a wonderful result. We were acting directly on community intelligence and we have now seized over a 100 cannabis plants plus other paraphernalia.


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“This is a strong one-team effort, and working directly with the public we have managed a superb result.”

One man is currently helping police with their enquiries and awaits interview.

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