Purbeck Police looking for owner of “interesting plants”

An investigation is underway after several suspected illicit plants were discovered in the Wareham area.

While it is believed that they may be cannabis plants, police emphasised that they have not yet confirmed what they are.

Officers found the plants at 9 am on Thursday 8th October 2020 and decided to uproot the shrubs. They were then cut up and removed in bags.

Dorset Police
Dorset Police

Search for the owner

Enquiries are now ongoing to identify their owner.

A police spokesperson said:

“Purbeck Neighbourhood Policing Team came across some very interesting plants this morning.

“We called our colleagues to help us take them down as they were pretty tall.

“These plants were very well looked after and we are sure their owners will be missing them, so if they would like to speak with us, they are welcome to come to Wareham Police Station and we can have a chat.”

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