Up to two hundred cannabis plants seized from Hove property.

Police investigating the supply of Class B drugs executed a warrant at an address in Hove and found up to 200 cannabis plants, according to officers.

Friday, 18th June 2021, 5:32 pm

A spokesperson from Sussex Police said, “Officers from the tactical enforcement unit (TEU) attended an address in Hove at 8.30am on Wednesday, June 16, and between 150 and 200 cannabis plants were seized and two suspects were arrested.

“Xhavit Spahiu, 54, of Albany Mews, was charged with cultivating cannabis plants.

“He appeared at Brighton Magistrates’ Court on Thursday, June 17, and was remanded to appear at the same court on Friday, June 18.

Sussex Police car. SUS-211003-192626001
Sussex Police car. SUS-211003-192626001

“A 50-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of cultivating cannabis plants and has been released under investigation pending further enquiries.”

Anyone with information or concerns about drugs in their area is urged to report it online or by calling 101.