23/02/2024

Cash And Drugs Seized In L'Derry Search Operation

The Ballyarnett Neighbourhood Policing Team (NPT) in L'Derry have seized cash and suspected Class A and suspected Class B drugs durng a planned search of a property in the Racecourse Road area.

A 20-year-old man who was arrested as part of enquiries has since been bailed pending further police enquiries. 
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Sergeant McCollum from Ballyarnett NPT said: "As enquiries continue, we want to take this opportunity to appeal to anyone with information relating to the illegal use or supply of drugs in their area to call us on 101. We know that the illicit supply, possession or misuse of drugs is a concern in the community. You can also make a report online via www.psni.police.uk/report or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."

All items seized will be subject to further forensic examination.

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