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Three people bailed after Ipswich cannabis find

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Three people arrested in connection with a large cannabis find in Ipswich have been released on police bail pending further enquiries

Officers made the discovering on Tuesday 24 November at properties at Bramford Lane, Queensway and Norfolk Road.
 
Four people were arrested all on suspicion of cultivation of cannabis and taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre. A 19 year old male was interviewed and released on police bail  to answer on 22 December. Three other people – a 31 year old male, a 32 year old male and a 28 year old woman were also arrested. The 32 year old male and 28 year old woman were bailed until 22 December while the 31 year old bail was bailed until 23 December.
 
Around 500 cannabis plants were recovered across the three properties, along with a large quantity of cash and some drug paraphernalia. The estimated street value of the cannabis is thought to be in the region of £500,000.
 

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Police have arrested four people in connection with a large cannabis find in Ipswich.
 
 Officers made the discovering yesterday morning (Tuesday 24 November) following information from the public and they conducted Misuse of Drugs Act warrants at properties at Bramford Lane, Queensway and Norfolk Road.
 
Four people were arrested all on suspicion of cultivation of cannabis and taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre. A 19 year old male has been interviewed and released on police bail  to answer on 22 December. Three other people – a 31 year old male, a 32 year old male and a 28 year old woman remain in custody at this time
 
 Around 500 cannabis plants were recovered across the three properties, along with a large quantity of cash and some drug paraphernalia. The estimated street value of the cannabis is thought to be in the region of £500,000.
 
Enquiries are on-going into the incident by Ipswich CID.
 
Officers would urge local residents and businesses to be vigilant to strange activity and anyone with information about drug activity in their community to contact police. 
 
The signs to spot including a strong or sickly sweet smell in the air; buildings with windows constantly blocked off; high levels of heat and condensation and the constant buzz of ventilation. Such operations would most likely have people coming and going from an address at unsociable hours too.
 
Anyone with information regarding these finds should contact Ipswich CID, quoting crime number 37/68277/20
 
Members of the public who have concerns or information regarding the production or sale of illegal drugs in their community, should contact their local policing team. Details on how to do this can be found on our website here: http://www.suffolk.police.uk/your-area
 
Website – http://www.suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update    
 
Phone – Call 101
 
Crimestoppers – Contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their online form: www.crimestoppers-uk.org
 
Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999