Cannabis with a street value of £100,000 discovered in Margate home

Plants discovered

Cannabis plants with a street value of more than £100,000 have been seized from a house in Margate.

A 24-year-old man from Chatham has been arrested following the discovery of some 110 plants at the property.

Kent Policer officers searched the home  on Wednesday 11 October following a report of a disturbance at the address. No one was at the address when officers arrived and no arrests were made.

The suspect was  arrested on Sunday 29 October in Surrey on suspicion of drug-driving and possessing cannabis.

He was also arrested on suspicion of cultivating cannabis in Kent and has been released pending further investigation.