Staffordshire Police have seized over 200 cannabis plants, with an estimated street value of £20,000, from an address in Hanley today (April 13).
Officers were alerted to the empty house in Homer Street, Hanley, by members of the local community.
They were accompanied by colleagues from Western Power and Severn Trent, to ensure that the house was safe before storming it.
Sergeant Rich Hudson, said: “This was an example of fantastic work by officers, taking drugs off our streets.
“We would also like to express our gratitude to the local community for their support; the information that they often provide is invaluable when carrying out our duties.
“We are committed to tackling drug crime in our area and will continue to take appropriate action against those who engage in such activity.”
If anyone has information regarding crime in their local community, let your local PCSO know or call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.