Police smash cannabis crop house in Malvern East

The Prahran Divisional Response Unit and Vanguard Taskforce have uncovered a major hydroponic cannabis crop inside a house at Malvern East.

Police executed a warrant at a property in Argyll Street on Thursday morning, 9 July.

Investigators seized about 250 mature cannabis plants with a street value of $400,000.

No one was arrested at the property and investigations are continuing.

Inspector Helen Chugg said, “the seizure was a great result for the community contributing to the reduction in high-harm crime.”

Anyone with information or who can identify the man is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppervic.com.au.

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