Drug seizure & charge – Newtownards

Drug seizure & charge – Newtownards

A 20 year old man has been charged with 6 drug offences including being concerned in the supply of a class A controlled drug, being concerned in the supply of a class B controlled drug, possession of a class A controlled drug with intent to supply and possession of a class B controlled drug with intent to supply. He is due to appear at Newtownards Magistrates Court on the morning of Tuesday 14 June.

As is normal procedure, all charges are reviewed by the PPS.

The charge follows a planned search of a residential premises in the Westwinds area of Newtownards on the evening of Monday 13 June. A quantity of suspected class A drugs, estimated to be worth approximately £3000, and a quantity of suspected class B drugs, estimated to be worth approximately £5000, were seized and the 20 year old man was arrested at the time.