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PICTURES: Police find 500 cannabis plants in raid on factory in Ilford

PUBLISHED: 15:53 01 February 2017 | UPDATED: 15:58 01 February 2017

Around 500 annabis plants were found at a factory in Eastern Avenue, Ilford (credit: Redbridge Police)

Around 500 annabis plants were found at a factory in Eastern Avenue, Ilford (credit: Redbridge Police)

Redbridge Police

Investigations are continuing after a police raid at an address in Ilford led to the discovery of more than 500 plants.

Around 500 annabis plants were found at a factory in Eastern Avenue, Ilford (credit: Redbridge Police)Around 500 annabis plants were found at a factory in Eastern Avenue, Ilford (credit: Redbridge Police)

Officers seized the 500 plants, which were being grown in four rooms, at the sophisticated set-up in Eastern Avenue, Ilford,

Redbridge police officers entered the premises just after 10am on January 18.

There have been no arrests and enquiries continue.


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