Kent Police report three men have been charged after police seized more than £1million worth of cannabis in Thanet.

Kent Police carried out a drugs search at a commercial unit in Ramsgate on the morning of Wednesday 1 May 2024. Around 1,700 cannabis plants were seized, along with cultivation equipment and three people were arrested.

UK Power Networks also attended to help make the scene safe, following concerns the electricity to the building had been tampered with.

Following enquiries by East Kent CID; Three men aged 48,43 and 33, have all been charged with producing cannabis and dishonestly abstracting electricity.

The three men, who are all of no fixed address, appeared before Folkestone Magistrates’ Court on Thursday 2 May and were remanded in custody to appear before Canterbury Crown Court on Monday 3 June.

By Ed

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