FOUR men appeared in court today, Thursday, November 22, following the discovery of a large quantity of cannabis plants in Redditch.

Visvaldis Lukss, aged 56, Valentinas Cizikovas, aged 46, Long Vu Hoang, aged 25, and Cien Nguyen, aged 29, all of no fixed address, appeared before Redditch magistrates charged with the production of cannabis.

Hoang and Nguyen both pleaded guilty and were remanded in custody to appear before Worcester Crown Court for sentencing on December 21.

Lukss and Cizikovas did not enter pleas and were remanded in custody to appear again before Redditch magistrates on November 28.

The charges relate to a large scale cannabis production operation which was discovered at two neighbouring properties in Other Road when search warrants were executed on Tuesday, November 20.