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Man arrested and bailed after flats fire in York
3:39pm Tuesday 1st October 2013 in News
POLICE attending a flat fire in York arrested the occupant after officers found an illegal drugs factory inside.
Fire crews were called to the flat, in Burton Stone Lane, at just after 6pm on Saturday, and police were called to the property at about 7pm.
A spokeswoman for North Yorkshire Police said today that officers found a number of cannabis plants at the property, which filled two grow tents inside the flat.
She said a 34-year-old man was arrested at the scene on suspicion of cannabis production and possession, and had been released on bail.