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Drug farm found yards from Dagenham primary school

PUBLISHED: 14:17 10 March 2009 | UPDATED: 09:44 11 August 2010

POLICE were shocked when a routine break-in investigation in a semi-detached Dagenham home revealed the remnants of a huge drug farm. The officers were responding to reports from neighbours that the front door of the house in Harrold Road, had been broken

POLICE were shocked when a routine break-in investigation in a semi-detached Dagenham home revealed the remnants of a huge drug farm.

The officers were responding to reports from neighbours that the front door of the house in Harrold Road, had been broken open.

They were confronted by rooms fitted with fast growth heating, lighting and cultivation equipment and some cannabis plants.


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