Nearly 1,000 cannabis plants worth £270,000 have been uncovered during a raid on a warehouse.

A large scale cannabis farm was discovered by police when officers followed a vehicle on Monday at Piltdown near Uckfield.

Two men were arrested for cannabis production when they got out of the car and police discovered 920 cannabis plants in containers inside a large warehouse at a small industrial estate at 2pm.

The men, a 21-year-old from Warnlinglid and a 30-year-old from Kent, have been released on bail until March 7.

Anyone with information should contact Sussex Police on 101 quoting serial 0756 of 10/12.

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