Pair charged over £400,000 cannabis seizures - Belfast and Antrim

  • 20 March 2016

Pair charged over £400,000 cannabis seizures - Belfast and Antrim

A 33 year old man has been charged with possession of class B drugs and possession of class B drugs with intent to supply.

He is expected to appear at Laganside Magistrates court on Monday 21 March.

Detective Inspector Andy Dunlop said: "The charges follow the seizure of around £400,000 of cannabis on Friday 18 March.

£200,000 worth of the drug was seized from a car stopped by police on the M2 while another £200,000 was located in Antrim.

Searches also took place in the Shore Road area of Belfast and in Newtownards as part of the investigation."

A 52 year old woman who was also arrested on Friday has been charged with attempted possession of class B drugs with intent to supply.

She is due to appear at Coleraine Magistrates court on Monday, 21 March.

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