Four Charged After Large Cannabis Grow Located In Carlisle

Four men arrested earlier this week by Cumbria Police on suspicion of drugs offences have been charged and are due to appear at Carlisle Magistrates’ Court

today (8 July).

Officers attended a property in Lonsdale Street in Carlisle on Wednesday July 6, where officers located a large cannabis grow within the premises.

Four men were arrested at the property and have subsequently been charged with producing a controlled drug of Class B – cannabis.

The men are 29-year-old Nikolin Progni, 42-year-old Klaudio Lekndreaj, 22-year-old Andrea Vukaj and 28-year-old Laurent Lena all will appear at Carlisle Magistrates’ Court on July 8.

All are of no fixed address.

Anyone with information about drug offending in their community is encouraged to contact police.

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You can also phone on 101.

Alternatively you can anonymously contact Crimestoppers, on 0800 555 111.

Always call 999 in an emergency.