“Community intelligence” led police in Thornaby to a cannabis farm on Thursday.
Officers attended a property on Victoria Road where they found a cannabis farm and arrested a man.
Officers from Thornaby’s Neighbourhood Policing Team shared pictures of the find on social media.
They posted: “Thanks to community intelligence officers have this morning located a cannabis farm in Victoria Road, Thornaby.
“One adult male has been arrested and enquires are ongoing.”
The latest discovery comes as two large farms were uncovered on Monday in Essex Street and Park Lane, Middlesbrough.
On Essex Street on Tuesday plants and a network of lights could be seen towering high inside an upper floor window, while glass and wood covered the entrance.
Meanwhile in Nunthorpe, a businessman told Teesside Live how he was left “incandescent with rage” after the remains of a cannabis farm were fly tipped on land owned by local residents.
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