Hampshire & Isle of Wight

'Cannabis boat' seized in the Isle of Wight

Cannabis boat
Image caption The boat was boarded by police on Friday morning

A boat that police say was being used for growing cannabis has been seized in the Isle of Wight.

The vessel was boarded by officers in Bembridge Harbour, St Helens where the cannabis was discovered.

A 48-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of supplying and producing the class B drug.

The raid happened on Friday morning and the man has been released on bail until 9 September.