A MAN has been arrested at a Colchester railway station after found to have £1,200 in cash on him.

The arrest was made yesterday by plain clothes police officers acting as part of British Transport Police’s County Lines Taskforce.

Following the arrest, the man’s address was searched and officers seized a Rambo knife, burner-style mobile phone and 693 grams of cannabis.

British Transport Police stated an investigation is now underway.