Police discovered a huge £300,000 cannabis farm at a property after issuing a drugs warrant.

The haul of 300 cannabis plants as well as hydroponic equipment was discovered at an address in Highgate today (Friday).

Police had conducted a drugs warrant at the property when they discovered the elaborate cannabis farm.

West Midlands Police took to Twitter to post pictures of the cannabis plants which packed out a huge room.

City centre police officers were assisted by the Operational Support Unit, the West Midlands Police drone pilot unit and Birmingham Organised Crime and Gangs teams.

The set up was in the process of being cleared out when police struck.