By Euro Weekly News Media • 25 May 2015 • 11:46
A SQUATTER has been arrested in Almeria after police officers and firefighters were called to put out a fire in the home he was living in and found a marihuana farm inside.The 35-year-old Spanish man admitted he had been growing the drug inside the property after being tracked down by police investigators.A call had alerted emergency services of a fire inside a home on Calle Roquetas, in Almeria City, and after putting out the blaze the officers discovered a fully equipped marihuana plantation set up in three rooms of the house.Equipment, 250 marihuana plants and a pellet gun were confiscated, and investigations confirmed that the fire had been caused by electrical systems that had been tampered with to provide supply to the plantation.
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