By Linda Hall • 04 May 2020 • 16:21
Hot-house conditions needed, credit: Policia Nacional
POLICE swooped on a large country house in Salobreña following a tipoff that marihuana being grown there.
Once inside the property, officers from the National Police’s Motril-based Drugs Squad arrested a Spanish male after discovering 570 well-grown cannabis plants.
The 45-year-old, who does not have a police record, was charged with drugs offences and defrauding the power company by making illegal connections to supply the huge amounts of electricity needed to raise the plants.
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