Gabriel McSween, 30, charged in connection with £2.5million Braintree cannabis factory

PUBLISHED: 21:56 29 May 2017 | UPDATED: 21:56 29 May 2017

Police stock image. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Police stock image. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN


A fourth man has been charged in connection with an investigation into a cannabis factory containing cannabis believed to be worth up to £2.5million.

More than 300kg was found at a warehouse in Covent Lane, Braintree, on March 30.

Gabriel McSween, 30, a security guard, of Maitland Park Road in Belsize Park, London, was charged with cultivation of cannabis and possession of cannabis with intent to supply.

He is due to appear at Colchester Magistrates’ Court on July 4.

Three other men are currently already before the courts.

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