Cops uncover East End cannabis factory with 300 plants

POLICE have discovered a cannabis factory’ in a house in East London where they found 300 plants. Officers were called out at first to reports of a fight in the street, but found nothing, then discovered the cannabis hoard

By Mike Brooke

POLICE have discovered a 'cannabis factory' in a house in East London where they found 300 plants.

Officers were called out at first to reports of a fight in the street, but found nothing.

It was then that they discovered the cannabis den at the terraced house in Assam Street in Stepney.

Detectives from Tower Hamlets CID are now investigating the discovery, but no arrests were made at the scene.