On one of the premises in the Krynice commune (Lubelskie) – among tomatoes and raspberries – the policemen found 41 cannabis bushes. The 72-year-old owner of the crop explained to the officers that she had it for her own use for medical purposes. As she said, “the rubbing effect was supposed to be electrifying.”
Police officers searched the place of residence and property belonging to the 72-year-old. There, in a garden tunnel between tomatoes and raspberries, they found 41 cannabis bushes. According to officials, the plants were in various stages of growth, some of them were over a meter high.
They were to be used for medicinal purposes, it was listed in the past
– The woman explained that she used the plants for medicinal purposes. She was supposed to apply cannabis to sore spots, and the effect of this treatment, she said, was supposed to be electrifying – describes Małgorzata Pawłowska from the police in Tomaszów Lubelski.
The 72-year-old has had excise tax records in the past. Now, police say, he will be brought to justice for the illegal cultivation of non-fiber hemp. She is threatened with a fine, restriction of liberty or up to three years in prison.
Main photo source: Lublin police