A man was arrested after police found a cannabis farm at a property.

Officers attended the property in Leigh yesterday.

The took to social media to post about the incident.

A spokesman for Southend Community Policing Team said: "Drugs warrant executed today in Leigh by officers from Southend.

"One adult male arrested and a good amount of drugs seized prior to hitting our streets."

Basildon Standard:

Discovery - some of the plants found by officers pic by Essex Police

Essex Police has been contacted for comment.