A man has been arrested coming out of a garage after police discovered 175 cannabis plants.

The incident happened at 3.20pm yesterday when a ‘smell strong’ was noticed coming from a garage and another building in a rural area near Uttoxeter.

East Staffordshire Police said: “Officers shut down a cannabis factory today in #EastStaffs.

“Upon entry officers found numerous plants. An investigation into the illegal operation is now ongoing.”

A 42-year-old man has been arrested.

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