Police in Colchester had an early start on Tuesday morning, 21st April, executing a warrant in Stanway.
Officers discovered a large cannabis factory inside a premises. One person has been arrested and is currently in custody.
A police spokesperson for Colchester Police said: “Production and Possession of Cannabis is against the law and has a negative impact on the law abiding public who have to live in areas where people commit these offence.
“We will continue to tackle and disrupt those involved in this illegal trade in order to support our community.”
If you have any information about the supply of drugs in Colchester, please call Essex Police on 101.
You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.