Police seize more than 100 cannabis plants in Southsea during England game

POLICE officers discovered more than 100 cannabis plants at a home in Southsea while England were playing against Colombia last night.

Wednesday, 4th July 2018, 5:32 pm
Updated Monday, 16th July 2018, 5:09 pm
More than 100 cannabis plants were seized by police in Southsea during the England v Colombia game. Picture: @PompeyPolice

A 25-year-old man from Portsmouth has been arrested on suspicion of producing a controlled class B drug '“ and has since been released from custody.

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A spokesman from Hampshire Constabulary said: '˜We conducted a search of an address yesterday on Boulton Road, Southsea, and more than 100 cannabis plants were seized inside.

'˜A 25-year-old man from Portsmouth has been arrested; he was released from custody but remains under investigation.'