Ipswich – Man arrested following discovery of cannabis factory
A 24-year-old man has been arrested after police discovered a cannabis factory in Ipswich.
Officers executed a warrant under the Misuse of Drugs Act at an address in Chesterton Close yesterday afternoon, Thursday 25 June.
Approximately 50 cannabis plants were found growing in five rooms of the property and they have been seized along with associated hydroponics equipment.
A 24-year-old man from Ipswich was subsequently arrested on suspicion of cultivation of cannabis and taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre for questioning.
Anyone with information about this is asked to contact Ipswich West Safer Neighbourhood Team, quoting reference: 35395/20.
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