A 24-year-old man has been arrested after police discovered a cannabis factory in a bedroom.

Police raided a property in Colwood Gardens, near Colliers Wood Station, at 8.15am today.

Officers found fifteen cannabis plants being cultivated in a large tent in a bedroom.

A further search of the room uncovered more plants in the bedroom cupboard with drugs paraphernalia including scales and small plastic bags.

The man is currently in police custody.