Man arrested as cannabis farm found in Canvey house

A warrant executed at a residential address on Canvey Island has led to the discovery of substantial cannabis grow.

Officers from Castle Point Community Policing Team (CPT) and Op Falcon entered a premises under Section 23 of the Misuse of Drugs Act at 6.30am this morning, Thursday July 27.

They found in the region of 150 cannabis plants growing in four rooms across the house that had been specifically modified for that purpose.

A man was arrested at the scene.