14/05/2021

Cannabis Factory Discovered In Newry

A cannabis factory has been discovered by police in Newry.

Detectives said the seizure at a house in Annalong was worth almost £60,000.

Detective Constable McGaffin said: “Detectives, alongside both Neighbourhood and Local Policing colleagues conducted a search at residential premises at the Main Street area of Annalong.
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"A quantity of suspected Cannabis with an estimated street value of around £58,000 and cultivation apparatus were seized and have been taken away for further forensic examination.

"We are dedicated to tackling the cultivation and supply of illegal drugs and will continue to investigate those who profit from the misery and harm they cause."

Police are appealing for any information or assistance in their investigations into the matter.

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