Lancashire

Police seize £250,000 cannabis haul in Accrington

Police have seized cannabis with a potential street value of more than £250,000 at a property in an area of Lancashire.

Officers executed a search warrant on Avenue Parade, Accrington, on Tuesday.

Det Insp Mark Winstanley said it was a "huge amount" of cannabis resin to find, weighing about 150kg.

He added: "An investigation has been launched to find out where this cannabis has come from and how it was planned to be sold."

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