POLICE have seized cannabis plants with a street value of £150,000 after swooping on a Glasgow flat.

The drugs were found inside the property in Bilsland Drive, Ruchill, in the north of the city.

Officers, acting on a tip off, made the discovery at 4pm on Friday.

Police are now appealing for information to help catch those behind the drugs.

Detective Inspector Frank Clarke, from the city centre police office, said: "This information about this recovery came from the local community; something that is vital to the force when tackling drug related crime.

"We are keen to speak to anyone who has information about the find or who has any information that will help us catch those involved."

Information can be passed to Police Scotland by calling 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.