Cannabis Unit

One of the cars stripped at the chop shop. Pic: Essex Police 

A UNIT for growing cannabis was discovered alongside a car “chop shop”. 

Essex Police’s stolen vehicle intelligence unit located the chop shop in the Rayleigh area.

 Officers discovered a stolen Range Rover SVR which had been partially stripped, and also found a second unit used for growing cannabis.

A spokesman for the Essex Police said: “Following work by us, we located this chop shop in the Rayleigh area. 

“This beautiful SVR (stolen) partially stripped unfortunately.

“We then found a second unit in use – for growing cannabis too!”

Police investigations are on-going.

Anyone with any information should contact Essex Police on 101, quoting incident 389 20/12.

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