21/10/2015

Man Arrested Over Suspected Firearm And Drugs Find

A man has been arrested after police seized a suspected firearm and drugs in south Belfast.

Police found Class A, B and C drugs and drugs paraphernalia during a planned search of a property in the Ormeau Road area on Wednesday.

The 46-year-old suspect is being detained at Musgrave police station.

Detective Inspector Andy Dunlop said: "This is an example of how information from the community enables us to focus our resources where and when they are needed most. Lifting the phone and making the call works."

(CD/JP)

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