12/04/2005

Man arrested following Derry drugs seizure

A man has been arrested after police seized £250,000 worth of drugs during raids in Londonderry on Monday.

A kilogram of cocaine and a significant amount of pharmaceutical bulking agents were discovered during the planned search in the Shantallow area of the city.

A spokesperson for the PSNI said that police came under attack with stones during the operation but that no one was hurt.

There are no further details at present.

(MB/GB)

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