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.
News Image
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)

Related Northern Ireland News Stories
Click here for the latest headlines.

25 November 2021
Two Men Arrested In Connection With Large Drug Seizure
Two men have been arrested in connection with a large drug seizure following two Paramilitary Crime Task Force operations. Officers seized large quantities of suspected class A drugs, worth an estimated £180,000, during two separate search operations – a property search in Ballybeen, Dundonald, and a vehicle stop and search on the M1 near Moira.
18 March 2015
Three Men Arrested Over Suspected Drugs Find
Three men have been arrested after police seized approximately £300,000 worth of suspected drugs in L'Derry and Hillsborough on Monday.
10 December 2021
Two Men Arrested After Knife Held To Man's Throat In Ballymena
Two men have been arrested after a man was awoke from his sleep by intruders who held a knife to his throat and demanded money. The incident happened at a house in the Cardiff Drive area of Ballymena in the early hours of Thursday morning, 09 December. Police described the incident as "distressing".
16 December 2021
Man Dies In Three Car Collision In Dundrum
Police have issued an appeal for information following a fatal collision in Dundrum, Co Down. A 49-year-old man died at the scene of a three-car collision on the Belfast Road at about 12:20am on Thursday. It is understood that four other people are being treated in hospital following the collision.
06 December 2021
Three Men Stabbed In Donagh, Co Fermanagh
Three men are being treated in hospital following an incident in Donagh, County Fermanagh. It is understood that all three men were discovered with stab wounds when the PSNI responded to reports of an incident on the Lettergreen Road at about 6am this morning, Monday 06 December.