Jailed over drugs factory

Steven Ford
Steven Ford

A man has been jailed for producing cannabis at a house in Marehay.

Steven Ford, 30, from Hucknall, was sentenced to 22 months after he pleaded guilty to producing a Class B drug and extracting electricity at AlissaAvenue.

Police were called to the the house in September after reports of a fire in an upstairs bedroom, where a number of cannabis plants were discovered.

Ford was sentenced at Nottingham Crown Court on Friday.