A suspected illegal immigrant has been arrested in Birmingham after a raid by police and the UK Border Agency targeting cannabis farms.
The raid was a part of a series of raids being carried out across Liverpool, led by Merseyside Police.
12 suspects were arrested in Liverpool, where police and the UKBA staff also uncovered cannabis factories.
The UK Border Agency believes the main organisers have been found.
The 13 suspected offenders have been taken to police stations in Merseyside for questioning. They will then, if appropriate, be transferred to immigration detention pending their removal from the UK.
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