Two people have been arrested in connection with a cannabis farm found when officers were out searching for a driver.
Cleveland and Durham Road Policing Unit has said its officers were searching for a driver in Horden after they seized a car when they became suspicious drugs were being grown at a house.
The team posted on their Facebook page: "It's all been happening in Horden today.
"This BMW was seized following a pursuit, the driver is on his toes but we are confident he'll soon be under arrest.
"While out looking for the driver we sniffed out a cannabis grow at a house nearby in Dene Crescent - we found this and two arrests have been made."
Anyone with information can call Durham Constabulary on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.