Three arrested as £250,000 worth of cannabis discovered in Peterborough raid

A drugs bust in Peterborough uncovered a cannabis farm and more than £250,000 worth of drugs yesterday.

Friday, 19th October 2018, 9:33 am
Updated Friday, 19th October 2018, 11:05 am
The cannabis farm uncovered by police in the New England property

Three men were arrested for cultivating cannabis with intent to supply and for immigration offences.

Imanuel Mbroci, 21, and Kristi Laraku, 23, both of no fixed abode, and Jorgo Mbroci, 50, of St James Avenue in Peterborough have been charged with the production of cannabis.

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The cannabis farm uncovered by police in the New England property

The Community Action Team carried out the raid at a property in St James Avenue, Peterborough, at 10.30am on Thursday, October 18.

£250,000 of drugs was seized, plus equipment costing in excess of £20,000.

All three men will appear at Peterborough Magistrates’ Court today.

A bag of drugs ready for sale, recovered by police