Cannabis plants worth £500,000 discovered in warehouse

Police were made aware of the cultivation found in a Glasgow warehouse on Monday afternoon.

Cannabis plants worth almost half a million pounds have been found in Glasgow.

Officers were alerted to the cultivation following a report that plants had been seen in a warehouse in Salkeld Street at about 12.10pm on Monday.

It is believed there were around 800 plants with an estimated street value of £480,000.

Detective Sergeant Graham Scott said: “Inquiries are ongoing, however, this is an example of how important information from the public can be.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101 quoting incident number 1311 of July 13 or anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111. 

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