Youth arrested following drugs search on Harrogate property

Harrogate police attended a house on St John’s Road in the town at 9am on Tuesday 4 March 2014.

A 17-year-old youth was subsequently arrested on suspicion of producing cannabis.

Officers remained at the property for a number of hours and recovered a small number of cannabis plants and large amount equipment used to grow them.

If you have any information that can help officers with any drugs related enquiries, they can be contacted on the non-emergency number of 101.

In some cases the smell of cannabis can be apparent near to a property used for growing the drug – any suspicions should be reported to the police.

If you prefer not to give your name, Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Part of the drugs growing equipment recovered by the police
Part of the drugs growing equipment recovered by the police