Police have uncovered an industrial-scale cannabis farm in Bolton.
Officers executed a drugs warrant in the Hall i' th' Wood area of Bolton on Friday afternoon.
A large cannabis farm was found at the property in Pimlott Road and the electricity had also been bypassed, 'putting other residents at risk of fire,' police said.
The second farm to be busted by police in the borough in 24 hours.
Officers also discovered heat lamps and wall coverings.
Two men were found inside the house and arrested.
The 32-year-old and a 36-year-old were arrested on suspicion of cultivating cannabis and were taken into custody.
However, they have since been released pending further investigation.
The plants will be removed from the house and destroyed.
The discovery came just hours after more than 300 plants were found at a home in Westhoughton, raided on Friday morning.
The farm was found at a property in Chorley Road and a man was arrested at the scene.
Officers from the Bolton North neighbourhood police team said: "Two men have been arrested following a drugs warrant in Hall i' th' Wood.
"Yesterday afternoon (Friday 10th July 2020), officers from the Bolton North Neighbourhood Team executed a drugs warrant at a property on Pimlott Road in Hall i' th' Wood.
"Inside the property, officers found that it had been converted into a cannabis farm. The plants have all been removed and will be destroyed. The electricity meter had also been bypassed, putting other residents at risk of fire.
"Two men were found inside the property. A 32-year-old and a 36-year-old were arrested on suspicion of cultivating cannabis and taken into police custody. They have since been released pending further investigation."
If you have any information regarding drug supply in your community, contact the police on the non-emergency number, 101 or via the live chat on Greater Manchester Police's website.
You can also contact the independent charity, Crimestoppers, anonymously on 0800 555 111 or by visiting https://crimestoppers-uk.org.