June 6, 2011 In
photos: 250 cannabis plants seized from Burnham-On-Sea home
250 cannabis plants have been seized by police after a drugs factory
was found in a home in a quiet area of Burnham-On-Sea.
exclusive photos from inside the property show the scale of the
operation that police discovered during their raid
at 18 Rectory Road on Sunday (June 5th).
Ian Kennett from Burnham Police told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "This
is a big haul. We've seized over 250 cannabis plants, which represent
a considerable street value. It
is a large set up with a variety of equipment for cultivating
He added: "No one has been arrested yet and we would
urge anyone with information or that has seen people coming or
going from this property in recent months to get in contact via
Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or directly with the investigating
officer, Katie Fell."
first reported here
how the front door of the home had been smashed open by fire crews
on Sunday to gain access.
officers were at the scene throughout Sunday and today (Monday)
as their investigations got underway. Fire crews were initially
called to the home amid concern that a fire had broken out inside
- but this proved incorrect.
The scenes inside the home following the Rectory Road raid
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