Burnham Drugs Den Raided
Avon & Somerset Police recovered 200 cannabis plants from a property in Burnham on Sea today. Officers gained entry to a property in College Street this morning. They discovered the cannabis plants growing on three floors of the building.
Police called in Western Power to help make the electricity supply safe. Officers remained at the scene for much of the day. They continue to carry out forensic investigations and clear the plants and growing equipment from the building.
A 35-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the production of cannabis. He remains in Police custody at the time of writing.