Police found a cannabis factory though investigating reports of a burglary in Wednesfield.
The front door of the home in Lichfield Road had been smashed in by intruders yesterday morning (Sunday, October 20).
When cops arrived, they identified cannabis leaves scattered on the front garden and about 40 plants developing inside.
West Midlands Police has however to make any arrests but enquiries are ongoing.
A spokesman for the force stated: “Police have been referred to as to a home in Lichfield Road, Wednesfield , yesterday at 11.55am to reports of a burglary.
“Officers identified the front door had been forced and inside they identified about 40 cannabis plants.
“Enquiries are continuing.”
In the UK, cannabis is categorised as a class B drug which will outcome in penalties for these identified in possession, dealing or creating the substance.
Police can challenge a warning or an on-the-spot fine of £90 if you are identified with cannabis.
Getting identified in possession of class B drugs can outcome in up to 5 years in prison, an limitless fine or each.
These convicted for supplying or production of class B drugs can face up to 14 years in prison.
Any individual with details really should speak to police through Reside Chat at west-midlands.police.uk in between 8am and midnight.
Alternatively, persons can contact 101, quoting crime incident quantity 20WV 248342C 19.
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