A VIETNAMESE man who ran a huge cannabis factory out of his home has been jailed after police seized £100,000 worth of drugs.
Khang Van Tran, 30, has been jailed for 12 months after nearly 9kg of cannabis plants were seized from an address in Newcastle.
Officers decided to raid the property on Broadwood Road in Scotswood after residents reported suspicious activity at the address.
They told police they had seen numerous visitors going in and out of the three-storey house in the West End of the city.
When neighbourhood officers forced entry to the address last November they quickly uncovered a sophisticated drugs factory.
A court heard how five bedrooms in the property had