Police find mini cannabis factory in Kesgrave

Some of the cannabis plants found by police in Cedar Avenue, Kesgrave

Some of the cannabis plants found by police in Cedar Avenue, Kesgrave - Credit: Archant

Two people have been cautioned by police after officers uncovered a mini cannabis factory in Kesgrave.

Police carried out a search of a house in Cedar Avenue and found 13 fully grown plants and six younger ones.

A man and a woman, aged in their 40s, were detained in relation to the Class B drug find, but police have said they will not be charged.

Timothy Cracknell, a spokesman for Suffolk Constabulary, said: “A search of an address in Cedar Avenue, Kesgrave, was carried out by police on Thursday, June 30, where 19 cannabis plants were seized.

“A 48-year-old man and a 45-year-old woman from Kesgrave were arrested on suspicion of producing a controlled Class B drug – cannabis.

“They were taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre for questioning where they admitted the offence and were both issued with a police caution.”