Two arrested after cannabis found in Selsey


Approximately 22 plants were found at the property in Petts Close after police executed a warrant under the Misuse of Drugs Act shortly before 10am following local intelligence.

A 16-year-old boy and 47-year-old man were arrested at the scene on suspicion of production of cannabis and have been bailed until February 10 next year, pending further enquiries.

PC David Bulger, from Chichester Neighbourhood Response Team, said: “Sussex Police will continue to investigate and act on all information about the cultivation and distribution of illegal drugs, which has a huge impact on all communities in the town.

“Anyone with information about drug activity in their area is asked to call Sussex Police on 0845 60 70 999 or the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”