THREE people who were arrested on suspicion of cultivation of cannabis after a raid on Cambridge Road have been released under investigation have been released under investigation, say police.

Officers discovered a cannabis farm consisting of more than 60 plants in two first floor bedrooms at the property on Monday morning.

A warrant was executed at 9am and police discovered around £60,000 worth of cannabis inside.

Lighting and an irrigation system was also found.

A 22-year-old man from St Helens, a 17-year-old youth from St Helens and a 19-year-old woman from St Helens were all arrested on suspicion of cultivation of cannabis.

They have now all been released under investigation.