Border Force officers are investigating after approximately seven kilos of heroin was seized at Dover’s Eastern Docks.
The drugs, with an estimated street value of £350,000, were discovered when officers stopped a British-registered lorry after it had arrived in Dover on a ferry from Dunkirk.
After the vehicle was scanned, a search was carried out and officers found the heroin concealed in the load of empty meat bins.
A 41-year-old man from Bourne, Lincolnshire has been bailed and enquiries by Border Force continue.
More top news
Sunday's weather update for the east with Philippa
Sunday's weather update for the west with Philippa
A woman from Farnham who almost died from meningitis is welcoming news that ALL babies will be given vaccine