Discovery of cannabis farm in Kirkdale

Police want to speak to this man after the discovery of cannabis farm Credit: Merseyside Police

Merseyside Police has released CCTV stills of a man officers would like to speak to following the discovery of a cannabis farm in Kirkdale.

On Saturday, 16 February emergency services were called to a report of a fire at a property on Delamore Street.

Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service attended and extinguished the blaze.

Following a search of the property officers found a cannabis farm containing approximately 100 plants and a sophisticated watering system. The plants and hydroponics have been recovered for examination.

Officers believe the man pictured may be able to help them with their enquiries and would encourage him or anyone who recognises him to contact them. Anyone with information is asked to contact Merseyside Police on 0151 777 4064 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.