Police discover large cannabis farm in South Yorkshire village

Police officers discovered drugs in a village near Doncaster earlier this week.

The cannabis plants which police found in a village near Doncaster

The Doncaster East Neighbourhood Policing Team found a cannabis set up in Stainforth on Monday (Jul 26).

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A spokesman for South Yorkshire Police said: “Our officers spent yesterday removing the plants which will now go for destruction.

If you have any information regarding this please, contact SYP and quote incident 253 26/07/21.”

Cannabis is a psychoactive drug. The cannabis plant has been used as a drug for both recreational and entheogenic purposes and in various traditional medicines since prehistoric times.