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.