Police officers find cannabis farm in Chigwell home while responding to reports of a burglary
PUBLISHED: 11:40 18 September 2018 | UPDATED: 12:10 18 September 2018
Officers from Essex Police were amazed to find an alleged cannabis farm whilst responding to reports of a burglary in Chigwell this weekend.
An Essex Police spokeswoman confirmed officers were called at around 5.50pm on Saturday, 15 September, to reports of a suspected burglary in Hainault Road, Chigwell.
She added: “Once officers arrived at the property, they discovered what is believed to be a cannabis cultivation.”
Photographs taken from the scene show a number of police vans and officers gathered outside the property.
There have been no arrests and investigations are ongoing.