A MAN has been arrested after police discovered a cannabis factory at a Bournemouth property.

The East County Lines team were in Springbourne doing address checks after receiving reports of suspicious activity.

A spokesperson for Dorset Police said: “At around 2.20pm on Tuesday November 24, officers responding to reports of suspicious activity located a suspected cannabis factory at an address in the Windham Road area of Bournemouth.

“A 33-year-old Portsmouth man has been arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the production of a class B drug.

“He is assisting officers with their enquiries.”