Cannabis with street value of �120,000 found in Bromley-by-Bow

Police have seized cannabis with a street value of �120,000 from an industrial estate in Bromley-by-Bow.

Officers from Tower Hamlets crime squad carried out the raid in Towcester Road in the early hours of Tuesday last week.

Police say they found a room with around 300 mature cannabis plants. Seedlings along with equipment needed to maintain the plants were also found in another room, according to police.

The total amount of cannabis found is estimated to have a street value of around �120,000, according to police.

Two men have been were arrested in connection with the address and are currently on bail pending further investigation.


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