11/05/2016

Cannabis Worth £100,000 Seized In Co Antrim

Police have seized cannabis, worth an estimated street value of £100,000, during a planned search in Dunmurry, Co Antrim.
News Image
Detective Sergeant McAuley said: "This seizure highlights our continued determination to tackle the scourge of illegal drugs in the local community and I would appeal to anyone who has concerns about illegal drugs to contact police. We will look into any report that we receive as we work with the community to reduce the harm caused by these drugs.

"I would appeal to anyone who has any concerns or information about illegal drugs to contact their local Police on the non-emergency number 101. Or, if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111."

(CD/JP)

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

23 January 2020
Other News In Brief
Tom Jones Announces Belfast Gig Tom Jones is set to play a huge outdoor concert in Belfast. The Welsh superstar will play Live at Botanic Gardens on Sunday 31 May as he celebrates his 80th birthday. Hailed a 'living legend' by many, the singer recently returned to primetime TV as a coach and mentor on ITV's The Voice on Saturday evenings.
26 July 2006
Medication stolen during robbery
Police in west Belfast are appealing for information following a burglary at a house in the Ardmona Parade area of the city. The break-in happened sometime last night, and was discovered just before 12.30am this morning.
17 September 2015
Man Arrested Following Drugs Seizure In Lisburn
A 31-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a suspected drugs seizure, worth an estimated value of £150,000, in Lisburn. A suspected firearm was also seized during a house search in the Ballynahinch Road area.
26 February 2014
Two Men Arrested In Drugs Find
Two men have been arrested in Londonderry following a £150,000 drugs find. Class B drugs were seized at a property in the Waterside area of the city on Tuesday night and police have said two men, aged 68 and 50, have been detained and are helping police with inquiries. A third man, aged in his 20s, was also detained.
02 September 2013
Four Charged With Drugs Offences
Four people have been charged with class A drugs offences following arrests made on Friday (30 August). Two men, aged 54 and 20, and a 42-year-old woman who are all from Liverpool, and a 35-year-old man from Antrim have been charged with the possession of Class A drugs and possession of Class A drugs with intent to supply.