Police destroy £60,000 worth of cannabis after Woodford Green raid
PUBLISHED: 15:40 14 September 2017 | UPDATED: 12:25 20 September 2017
More than £59,000 worth of cannabis plants were discovered when police raided an address in Woodford Green.
Church End Safer Neighbourhood Team obtained a drugs warrant from Barkingside Magistrates Court on September 13 to search a flat.
Upon entering the property in High Road a cannabis factory was discovered in the living room.
The flat was abandoned and there was no one inside.
Police seized 40 mature plants with a street value of up top £60,000.
“Once we had found the plants they were taken away to be destroyed,” a police spokesman said.
“The flat where the warrant took place was secured once the search was complete.”
Inquires are ongoing.
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