Three people have been arrested after police discovered a cannabis farm inside a Middlesbrough property this week.

Officers discovered the farm in a home on Borough Road on Thursday (February 8) and arrested three males.

They are aged 20, 27 and 30 and have since been bailed.

The Northern Echo: Cannabis farm discovered by police.Cannabis farm discovered by police. (Image: CLEVELAND POLICE)

A picture released by police shows the size of the farm found and various pieces of equipment around it.

A full statement from Cleveland Police said: "Three males were arrested following the discovery of a cannabis farm in Middlesbrough.

"Neighbourhood officers from Middlesbrough Neighbourhood Team located the farm at a property on Borough Road on Thursday 8th February.

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"Three males aged 20, 27 and 30 have been arrested and later bailed in connection with the ongoing investigation.

"Anyone with information regarding drugs activity in their local area is asked to contact Cleveland Police on 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously online at or by calling 0800 555 111."