A man has appeared in court following a police raid at a property in west Cumbria.

Albion Ukpera, 20, of Brook Street, Flimby, was charged with being concerned in the production of a controlled drug of Class B, cannabis.

The offence is said to have happened between April 1 and May 29.

The Albanian national appeared at the magistrates' court in Carlisle yesterday.

Ukpera was remanded in custody following the hearing and he is due to appear at the city’s crown court on July 7.

Cumbria police confirmed they conducted a warrant on Friday at a property on Brook Street.