Three arrested after drug find in Horncastle

On Wednesday 2 January, a warrant was executed under the Misuse of Drugs Act at a flat in Wharf Road, Horncastle. Approx 140 plants in varying stages of maturity, plus cultivation equipment, was discovered at the address.

A man (77) and a woman (64) from the address, together with a 46 year-old man from a separate Horncastle address, were arrested on suspicion of the production of drugs and taken to Skegness Police station for interview. They have been released on police bail until 19 April, pending further enquiries.