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Shed with 300 cannabis plants uncovered by police

PUBLISHED: 18:59 25 March 2020 | UPDATED: 18:59 25 March 2020

Cannabis plants found in a shed in Colchester. Picture: ESSEX POLICE

Cannabis plants found in a shed in Colchester. Picture: ESSEX POLICE

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300 cannabis plants have been found in a shed by police carrying out a search warrant at a property.

Essex Police conducted the search of a property in Bounstead Lane in Colchester yesterday, Tuesday March 24.

There they found hundreds of plants in a shed on the premises.

A 29-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of cultivating cannabis and possession of drugs and was released under investigation.

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