Bromley: Police make arrest near Pratts Bottom cannabis farm

Police called to a burglary in Pratts Bottom last night had their vehicle rammed as suspects tried to flee.

Officers then managed to find and detain one male, and discovered a cannabis factory inside the initial property.

The medley of offences occurred at around 1:50am in the morning.

Bromley Police said they were called to Sevenoaks Road, Pratts Bottom, responding to reports of a burglary.

On arrival, the officers have their vehicle rammed, and multiple suspects fled the scene.

But officers said they were able to detain one of the males nearby, where he was arrested.

Police then searched the property on Sevenoaks Road, and found a cannabis factory inside.

Earlier this week, a cannabis farm was discovered in Bromley with an estimated street value of £500,000.

Suspects had fled the scene by the time officers arrived, but the incident is not thought to be connected as police say the farm was found at Bolton Gardens.

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