UPDATE: Drugs seizure and arrests – Belmont Road, East Belfast

  • 17 May 2016

UPDATE: Drugs seizure and arrests – Belmont Road, East Belfast

A 31 year old man has been charged with possession of a class A controlled drug, possession of a class A controlled drug with intent to supply, possession of a class B controlled drug and possession of a class B controlled drug with intent to supply. He is due to appear at Belfast Magistrates Court on the morning of Wednesday 18 May.

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

The charge follows the seizure of suspected class A and B drugs, estimated to be in excess of £75,000 worth, following the search of a property in the Belmont Road area of East Belfast in the early hours of Tuesday 17 May.

A 21 year old man who was also arrested has since been released on police bail pending further enquiries.