A 51-year-old man is currently helping police with their enquiries following the discovery of a cannabis farm in a disused church.
The farm was found at St Laurence’s Church on Edward Street in Morecambe after police executed a drugs warrant.
A police spokesperson said: “Forty plants have been found in what is a sophisticated set-up.
“The plants were found in the vestry behind a locked and padlocked door.
“All the equipment was there and it had been planned for a lengthy amount of time.
“Investigations are still ongoing.”
The cannabis farm was discovered on May 2.
Call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 with any information .