Hundreds of cannabis plants discovered in police raid

PUBLISHED: 10:38 12 January 2018 | UPDATED: 10:38 12 January 2018

Police discovered a cannabis factory near Swavesey. Picture: CAMBS POLICE

Police discovered a cannabis factory near Swavesey. Picture: CAMBS POLICE

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A cannabis factory was uncovered by police near Swavesey this morning (Thursday).

Police discovered a cannabis factory near Swavesey. Picture: CAMBS POLICEPolice discovered a cannabis factory near Swavesey. Picture: CAMBS POLICE

Officers from Cambridgeshire police discovered more than 400 plants at a building off the A14.

A spokesman for the force said: “The plants are estimated to be worth between £121,000 and £365,400.

“Three men, two aged 28, and a one aged 24, have been arrested on suspicion of the production of cannabis. They remain in custody.”

Police discovered a cannabis factory near Swavesey. Picture: CAMBS POLICEPolice discovered a cannabis factory near Swavesey. Picture: CAMBS POLICE

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