A man has been charged after police carried out a warrant at an address and discovered around £70,000 worth of cannabis plants.

Officers from Sussex Police's tactical enforcement unit officers carried out a Misuse of Drugs warrant at a property in Rowan Way, Ovingdean, on Sunday and seized the drugs.

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Dorian Ibra, 36, of no fixed address, was later charged with producing a Class B drug – cannabis -  and remanded in custody to appear before Brighton Magistrates’ Court today.

A force spokeswoman said: "If you have concerns or any information about drug dealing in your neighbourhood, please report online or ring 101."