Man charged with producing cannabis

A MAN from Drinkstone has been charged with producing cannabis after police found 140 cannabis plants at his home.

Karl Miller, 39, of Chapel Lane, Drinkstone is due before Bury Magistrates court on January 14 charged with producing cannabis and possession of a prohibited weapon.

Police executed a warrant at a property in Drinkstone on July 21 last year where they seized 14 cannabis plants and hydroponic equipment.