Man charged following Maghaberry drugs investigation

  • 19 August 2017

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A 23 year old man has been charged with a total of 16 offences including conspiracy to supply class A, B and C drugs, possessing class A, B and C drugs with intent to supply and misconduct in public office.

He is due to appear at Lisburn Magistrates court on Monday morning, 21 August.

As is usual procedure the charges will be reviewed by the PPS.

The charges follow an investigation by PSNI Criminal Investigation Branch into the trafficking of prohibited items into Maghaberry Prison.

55 year old and 26 year old women arrested as part of the same investigation have been released on bail pending further enquiries.