These pictures show the devastation caused to a gangster film actor’s home when a cannabis farm inside caught fire .
But the third time he returned to salvage what he could of the crop, police were waiting to arrest him at the scene.
Bennett shot to fame in Shooters, a gritty Channel 4 film about Liverpool’s underworld, which became a cult hit.
Photographs from inside the 46-year-old’s house in Dorchester Park, Prenton, Wirral reveal the effects of the fire.
Scorched plants, melted plastic and a gutted ventilation system can all be seen on the first floor of his home.