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Police uncover cannabis factory near Taunton

Cannabis with a street value of £150,000 was found under caravans Credit: Avon & Somerset Police

Police have seized more than 150 cannabis plants found hidden in underground bunkers, concealed by caravans.The cannabis factory was uncovered in West Bagborough, near Taunton. Officers say the plants have an estimated street value of more than £150,000.

Three men – aged 48, 50 and 39 - have been arrested on suspicion of production of cannabis and money laundering. They have been released on bail pending further enquiries.

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